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A140 at Little Stonham closed in both directions after crane lorry overturned near A1120 junction




The A140 is blocked in both directions after a crane lorry overturned near Stowmarket .

Suffolk Police were called to the scene close to the A1120 junction at Little Stonham at around 2.30pm to reports that a 55 tonne lorry had tipped over.

A police spokesman said there was hydraulic fluid on the road and that it was expected to be closed for 'some time'.

The crane lorry has tipped over, blocking both sides of the road. Picture: Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team on Twitter
The crane lorry has tipped over, blocking both sides of the road. Picture: Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team on Twitter

Drivers have been advised to avoid the area and find an alternative route.

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