Stranded lorries block A134 near Thetford
- Credit: Archant
The three lorries which were stranded on the A134 near Thetford this morning have been removed.
The lorries had become stuck at Two Mile Bottom, near Thetford, due to snow drifts.
Police said snow drifts of three to four feet had affected many of the roads in the county.
The road was also described as being “very icy”.
The northbound carriageway was closed while recovery of the vehicles took place.
Breckland police tweeted at 9.36am saying: “A big thank you for everyone’s patience and assistance whilst getting lorries and cars stuck on the #A134 #Thetford moved! Road now clear and gritted! #TeamWork #ThankYou”.
Road conditions are treacherous following snow drifts overnight and ice.
- 1 Town centre's new café... with a difference
- 2 Case adjourned for man who admitted £80k fraud
- 3 Why has my car been covered in dust?
- 4 Police identify suspect over sexual assault at train station
- 5 Man jailed for 'planned revenge attack' on victim
- 6 7 dogs looking for new homes in Norfolk
- 7 Teacher banned after 'inappropriate contact' with teenaged pupils
- 8 Level crossing failure leaves Brandon residents 'terrified'
- 9 11 indulgent spa getaways in East Anglia
- 10 Bank of England warns people have 100 days to use old £20 and £50 notes
Norfolk Police tweeted this morning saying: “Stay home unless your journey is absolutely necessary so the roads are clearer for officers to reach those who need our assistance. If you have to leave your vehicle? Please ensure it’s left in a safe position and doesn’t cause any obstructions.”
Keep up-to-date with travel by following our live traffic map.