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Traffic clears on Orwell Bridge after broken down van

PUBLISHED: 14:20 13 February 2020 | UPDATED: 15:19 13 February 2020

The Orwell Bridge is now open after being shut for 19 hours Picture: GREGG BROWN

The Orwell Bridge is now open after being shut for 19 hours Picture: GREGG BROWN

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Drivers experienced long delays on the A14 this afternoon due to a broken down vehicle which blocked a lane near the Orwell Bridge.

Police were called at 1.10pm to reports of a broken down VW Caddy van on the eastbound carriageway of the A14, just after the Orwell Bridge towards Nacton.
There were long tailbacks on the rbidge as a result, with queues back to Wherstead Interchange.

The vehicle has since been recovered and all traffic has cleared.


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