Multi-vehicle accident on Hume Highway on May 18

Updated story (Thursday, 3.38pm):

The site has now been cleared following a multi-vehicle accident on the Hume Highway on Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred at about 2.25pm on the highway at Warwick Farm, just past Governor Macquarie Drive.

All southbound lanes have now been re-opened.

However, there are still heavy traffic conditions in the area and motorists should expect significant delays.

Updated story (Thursday, 3.06pm):

There are significant delays on the Hume Highway due to a multi-vehicle accident on Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred at about 2.25pm on the highway at Warwick Farm, just past Governor Macquarie Drive.

There are heavy traffic conditions in the area.

Updated story (Thursday, 2.46pm):

One southbound lane is closed on the Hume Highway at Warwick Farm following a multi-vehicle accident.

The accident occurred at about 2.25pm on the highway, just past Governor Macquarie Drive.

Original story (Thursday, 2.41pm):

There are delays on the Hume Highway on Thursday afternoon due to a multi-vehicle accident.

Emergency services were called out at about 2.25pm to an accident on the Hume Highway at Warwick Farm, just past Governor Macquarie Drive.

There are heavy traffic conditions in the area.

Motorists are advised to use Newbridge Road as an alternative route.

Motorists are urged to allow extra travel time.

More to come.