A LANE has been closed on a stretch of dual carriageway near Whitchurch this morning following a crash.

The incident took place on the stretch of the A34 northbound, between the A303 and A343 near the junction for Tufton and Whitchurch, at around 6.30am today (Tuesday).

Police have confirmed that two cars were involved in the crash, with the ambulance service also called to attend to the two drivers.

Queues of up to five miles have been reported as well as delays of up to 20 minutes.

Updates as we have them.