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Orwell Bridge cleared after broken down double decker bus causes severe delays

PUBLISHED: 17:01 18 June 2018 | UPDATED: 18:28 18 June 2018

Lane one of the A14 East has been closed Picture: ARCHANT

Lane one of the A14 East has been closed Picture: ARCHANT

Motorists experienced serious delays out of Ipswich after a double decker bus broke down coming off the Orwell Bridge.

Police closed lane one of the Orwell Bridge, heading eastbound on the A14, after it became blocked by a broken down double decker bus.

Motorists travelling during the rush hour experienced serious delays as the road was congested as far back as Copdock.

Police also reported a broken down vehicle further back in the queue.

The lane was reopened at 6.03pm.

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