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Felixstowe: Pictures released of lorry which jack knifed in Felixstowe, causing delays

11:08 09 July 2014

A lorry which jack knifed in Felixstowe

A lorry which jack knifed in Felixstowe

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Images have been released by police of a lorry which jack knifed on a slip road off the A14 in Felixstowe last night, which caused delays for motorists.

A lorry which jack knifed in FelixstoweA lorry which jack knifed in Felixstowe

The incident happened in Dock Spur Road, near Morrisons, at about 8.20pm yesterday.

Drivers travelling to the Port of Felixstowe were advised to use Dock Gate One as a result, because Dock Gate Two was blocked in both directions.

As well as recovery for the vehicle, the Environment Agency was also called because of a diesel spill.

The lorry, which had a 20ft container on the back, was recovered at 11pm and the road re-opened at 1.50am today.

Nobody was injured in the incident.

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