Delays heading into Wollongong after accident on the corner of Springhill and Masters Roads

A ute that rolled over on Springhill Road just north of the Masters Road intersection caused traffic chaos for northbound traffic.
A ute that rolled over on Springhill Road just north of the Masters Road intersection caused traffic chaos for northbound traffic.

9.30am: All northbound lanes on Springhill Road have now been reopened and traffic is slowly returning to normal. However, delays are still expected.

9.15am: Lanes have just been reopened but there is still heavy traffic in the area.

9.11am: All northbound lanes on Springhill Road just past Masters Road are now closed.

9.09am: Northbound traffic remains heavy heading along Springhill Road, with vehicles lined back to the Five Islands Road intersection.

8:45am: Two of three northbound lanes remain closed on Springhill Road, just past Masters Road.

8:30am: Traffic is experience delays northbound into Wollongong after a two car accident near the corner of Springhill Road and Masters Road on Thursday morning.

One car is believed to have mounted a guard rail and rolled about 8:20am.

Emergency services are currently in attendance.

A NSW Ambulance spokeswoman said a Triple 0 caller reported a vehicle ran into the back of a truck, resulting in the truck rolling.

The accident comes just hours after a 19-year-old male driver died after he crashed into a tree at Fairy Meadow early Thursday morning.