Lorry overturns on A11 and spills hay bales into road

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Gemma Moss

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Gemma Moss - Credit: Archant

The A11 has reopened northbound following a full closure of the road at Larling due to an overturned lorry.

The overturned lorry on the A11 at Larling. Picture: @NorfolkPolice

The overturned lorry on the A11 at Larling. Picture: @NorfolkPolice - Credit: Archant

Police were called at 9.30am this morning after a lorry overturned shedding its load of hay bales.

The central reservation has also been damaged and both carriageways were closed near the Watton junction for the B1111.

At 12.08pm Norfolk police tweeted to say one lane of the northbound carriageway has reopened but both southbound carriageways remain closed.

At 3.30pm the force confirmed both carriageways were open.

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Rob Allanson

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Rob Allanson - Credit: Archant


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No one has been injured but drivers were warned of significant disruption.

The closures were in place to allow the lorry to be recovered and the road cleared.

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Gemma Moss

The overturned lorry which is causing delays on the A11 at Larling. Picture: Gemma Moss - Credit: Archant

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