Nottinghamshire A52 diversion route for drivers after crash shuts road between Gamston and Edwalton

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Highway officials have published a diversion route for drivers after a crash shut a stretch of the A52 in Nottinghamshire. The busy route is currently shut in both directions between A6011 near Gamston and A606 near Wheatcroft Island in Edwalton after a collision around 12pm on Thursday, June 6.

The A52 eastbound between the A606 and the junction with the A6011 could remain closed until 3.30pm according to National Highways. The incident is expected to clear between 3.30pm and 3.45pm.

Normal traffic conditions would return shortly after this, highways officials said. National Highways has advised road users to follow the below non symbol led diversion on road signs if heading eastbound'.

  • From the A52 (T) Wheatcroft Island, take the exit onto the A606 towards West Bridgford.

  • Follow the A606 for 3.8 km and then turn right on to the A60 heading into Nottingham city centre.

  • At the signalised junction with the A6520 Radcliffe Road, turn right.

  • Continue along the A6520 and at the next main junction, turn right onto the A6011 heading east.

  • Follow the A6011 until it re-joins the eastbound at Gamston Island.

Road users are advised to follow the below non symbol led diversion on road signs if heading westbound'.

  • From the A52 (T) Gamston Island, take the exit onto the A6011 towards Nottingham.

  • Follow the A6011 for approx. 2 km and at the signalised junction with the A6520 Radcliffe Road, turn left.

  • Continue on the A6520 and at the next main junction. turn left onto the A60 heading south west.

  • Follow the A60 until the left turn onto the A606 towards West Bridgford.

  • Re-join the A52 (T) at the Wheatcroft Island.