M40 near Warwick reopens after earlier incident

The M40 near Warwick has reopened after an earlier incident.

The southbound section of the road was closed for a number of hours this morning after a pedestrian was hit by a lorry.

The road has now reopened.

The road has now reopened.

Emergency services were called to the scene around 3.50am.

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The pedestrian has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

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The road closure had led to long tailback and delays around the area.

There still some delays in the area.