Nine people have been arrested following disruption on the M25 at Thurrock this morning.
Police were called to reports of people blocking the road at Junction 30 at 8.10am and officers were on scene within minutes.
Nine people have been arrested on suspicion of obstruction of a highway and are currently in custody.
All lanes have now re-opened.
We know this will have been frustrating for drivers caught in the traffic this caused and we want to thank you for your patience and understanding.