02 December 2019 14:37
Two crashes are causing problems on the A30 with the road blocked during rush hour. The first accident was reported at about 7.30am at Scorrier. The eastbound carriageway was partially blocked with traffic queueing for about two miles. The accident happened at the A3047 with the queues extending from the Avers Roundabout near Redruth. The a second crash was reported in the queue.
Traffic service Inrix said: "A30 eastbound partially blocked, queueing traffic for two miles due to accident at A3047 (Scorrier). Congestion to Avers Roundabout. Travel time is 20 minutes. We have contacted Devon and Cornwall Police for further details. Follow updates in our live blog below.
THERE is a tailback of around three miles following two accidents on the A30 this morning. The eastbound carriageway at Scorrier is partially blocked due to the crash at the junction for the A3047. Congestion is stretching as far back as the Avers Roundabout at Redruth. A second accident has happened in the queue for an earlier accident, which was recovered at around 7.30am. The surrounding roads are also very busy as a result, with the road towards Chacewater very congested. UPDATE: The accidents have now been cleared and the lanes reopened. Traffic has returned to normal.