MOTORISTS are tonight facing delays following an accident involving four cars near Kidlington. 

Rush-hour traffic has been forced to go slow, with one lane closed and drivers queuing on the southbound carriageway.

The accident happened between the Bicester Road / Oxford Road / Kidlington Road junction and the Peartree Interchange.

It is not yet known if any drivers have been hurt.

Traffic is also slow on the northbound carriageway of the A34 Western By-Pass near the Botley interchange following a vehicle fire.