Lowestoft: Fallen tree blocks Pakefield Street

A tree has been uprooted in last night's winds

A tree has been uprooted in last night's winds

A large tree is blocking Pakefield Street in Lowestoft after it became uprooted in last night’s winds.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said they were called at 8.10am with reports that the tree is blocking three quarters of the road.

The road is blocked both ways between Wilson Road and All Saints’ Road.

The council’s highways department has been contacted.