UPDATE: A316 re-opens after earlier accident
The A316 has reopened after a man hit by a car this morning.
Drivers faced severe delays after the road was shut in the eastbound direction towards Twickenham and Richmond after the accident in Country Way, near the Snakey Lane flyover at Hanworth.
South East Coast Ambulance crews took a 42-year-old man from Feltham to St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington with a fractured leg and head injuries.
He was in a serious condition.
Police said the man was hit by a silver Honda Insight in the middle lane after trying to cross six lanes of fast moving traffic at about 8.20am.
The car stopped at the scene and no arrests have been made.
Tailbacks remain as far back as the M3 Laleham Road but restrictions have been lifted.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward with information. Call traffic officers based at Hampton 020 8941 9011.