The Great Western Highway is now closed in both directions at Leura due to a police operation at Leura Mall.
Eastbound light vehicles are being diverted into Leura Mall and can use Railway Parade and Scott Avenue to return to the highway.
Westbound light vehicles are being diverted into Scott Avenue, Railway Parade and Leura Mall.
Heavy vehicles are being parked.
Motorists are advised to allow extra travel time on the highway and on the diversion route.
Buses in the area are diverting locally.
Emergency services and traffic crews are on site.
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