M40 closes after chewing gum lorry overturns

A lorry carrying chewing gum has overturned on the M40, leaving it closed, The incident happened at around 5.45am on Wednesday, March 18, and has closed the road between junction 8a at Oxford and 9 at Bicester. The road is likely to be closed all morning.

Police say diesel has spilled across all three lanes after the crash. We will be bringing you updates as they happen. For the latest news and breaking news visit BerkshireLive.

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