Updated story (Thursday, 7.51am):
The site has now been cleared following this morning’s three-vehicle accident on the M5 Motorway near Fairford Road.
However, traffic is still congested and motorists should expect delays.
Original story (Thursday, 7.15am):
Motorists on the M5 Motorway should expect delays this morning following a three-vehicle accident.
The accident occurred at about 7am on the M5 near Fairford Road on March 16.
An eastbound lane is closed to traffic and a motorway crew is at the scene.
There are heavy traffic conditions on the M5 and motorists should expect delays.
More to come.
PADSTOW: 1 of 3 eastbound lanes closed on the M5 near Fairford Rd due to a 3 vehicle crash. Allow extra time.— Live Traffic Sydney (@LiveTrafficSyd) March 15, 2017