Drivers faced delays after an accident involving a lorry and a car halted traffic on the M20.
Vehicles were briefly held on the coastbound carriageway between junction 3 for the M26 and junction 4 for the A228.
Emergency services attended the scene.
One lane of four remained closed for a time following the accident shortly before 1.30pm.
All lanes have since been reopened.
It is not thought anyone was seriously hurt.
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