Traffic chaos as A140 lorry overturns

DANGER road the A140 was today the scene of another crash – which saw a lorry overturn.The crash near Thwaite, saw traffic tailbacks developing at 1pm, after emergency services arrived to help.

DANGER road the A140 was the scene of another crash – which saw a lorry overturn.

The crash near Thwaite, saw traffic tailbacks developing at 1pm on Saturday, as emergency services arrived to help.

A police spokesman said the lorry driver escaped uninjured, and no other vehicles were involved in the accident.

The wreckage was cleared up within 20 minutes.


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