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Update: Lanes re-open on A12 after lorry sheds load of concrete bricks

20:32 20 February 2014

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Drivers on the A12 have been stuck in queues after concrete bricks fell from a lorry.

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Police were called to the road, near Colchester, at 6.20pm after reports of concrete in the Ipswich-bound carriageway.

All lanes were closed at 6.45pm so the road could be cleared. Delays were reported before the road re-opened at about 7.50pm.

A diversion had been in place via the B1408 through Stanway.

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