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A section of the A13 will close this weekend as part of the A13 road widening project.
From 9pm on Friday March 13 until 5am on Monday March 16, the road will be closed between the A128 junction (Orsett Cock roundabout) and the A1014 junction (Stanford-le-Hope) with a diversion via the A1013 Stanford Road.
Delays are expected and all non-local traffic is urged to avoid the A13 and use alternative routes such as the A130, A127 and M25.
Horndon Bridge will stay open for most of the weekend but there will be a short period on Saturday morning where it can’t be used while a new structure is being lifted into position.
The road will also be closed between the A128 junction (Orsett Cock roundabout) and the A1014 junction (Stanford-le-Hope) overnight from 9pm to 5am from Monday March 16 to Friday March.20.