Traffic lights not working at major city centre junction

New Road, Civic Centre Road & Above Bar Street junction <i>(Image: Google Maps)</i>
New Road, Civic Centre Road & Above Bar Street junction (Image: Google Maps)

Southampton City Council has warned that the traffic lights on a major route in Southampton are not working.

The lights at the junction of New Road, Civic Centre Road and Above Bar Street are currently down.

Drivers in Southampton are being advised to approach with caution.

The city council has warned Southampton motorists of the disruption through its travel updates on X, formerly known as Twitter, advising people to 'approach with caution'.

Delays are being faced by drivers around the area with Portland Terrace becoming particularly congested.

AA Traffic News is reporting: "Slow traffic due to traffic signal failure on Civic Centre Road at New Road. Approach with care."