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One lane closed of Orwell Bridge due to broken down tractor

PUBLISHED: 18:32 20 September 2019 | UPDATED: 20:54 20 September 2019

One lane of the Orwell Bridge on the A14 is currently closed as Suffolk police deal with a broken down tractor Picture: HIGHWAYS ENGLAND

One lane of the Orwell Bridge on the A14 is currently closed as Suffolk police deal with a broken down tractor Picture: HIGHWAYS ENGLAND

HIGHWAYS ENGLAND

The Orwell Bridge has re-opened after a broken down tractor saw one lane closed for more than two hours.

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The tractor broke down in the middle of the bridge around 5.50pm Friday evening, September 20.

Police were called to the scene, although a spokesman for the force said recovery for the vehicle could be a tricky task.

Traffic maps in the area had shown severe delays to the Copdock Interchange until the vehicle was eventually recovered at 8.26pm.


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