A TANKER has overturned on the A3090 towards Ower this morning.

Traffic has begun to ease after delays built up just before 8am.

The tanker, which was empty, overturned near the junction of Gardeners Lane.

A statement from Hampshire Constabulary said: "An empty tanker overturned on the A3090 and we were called at 7.43am.

"One lane was blocked, but traffic appears to be passing. Highways teams were also called to help with the clean up.

"A male driver has a minor injury."