A LANE has been blocked near Tesco in River Way as police deal with an earlier accident.

Drivers have taken to social media to warn others to avoid the A343, near Enham Arch towards the junction with River Way.

Tailbacks towards Roman Way have been reported.

One person wrote: "Try to avoid just past Enham Arch, towards Tesco, as police have made it one lane. Not 100 per cent sure why but traffic is really backing up."

Another added: "Traffic is really bad on Smannell and Roman Way:

Hampshire Constabulary have been contacted for a comment.

Updates as we have them.