Lorry crash closes A14 carriageway

Traffic is building on the A14 as a lorry's tire has burst Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Traffic is building on the A14 as a lorry's tire has burst Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

The A14 closed overnight after a heavy goods vehicle crashed off the road in the early hours of Friday morning.

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The eastbound carriageway between junction 38, leading onto the A11, and junction 40, near Barrow, was closed for several hours following the incident, which happened at around 1.45am.

However, the road reopened just before 6.30am.

The condition of the driver involved in the incident is not currently known.