The A23 is closed in both directions while trees are being cut.
Drivers should use other routes and expect delays, with TfL confirming that bus routes 59 and 159 are currently diverted.
[A23] Kennington Road both ways between Kennington Lane and Lambeth Road is closed to enable tree pruning.
— TfL Traffic News (@TfLTrafficNews) October 20, 2018
Routes 59 and 159 are diverted southbound in Kennington Road SE1 due to road works.
— TfL Bus Alerts (@TfLBusAlerts) October 20, 2018