Lorry overturns on main Wakefield road

A main route into Wakefield remains blocked after a lorry overturned.

Tuesday, 10th July 2018, 9:57 am
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 4:58 pm

The accident happened near the junction of where the A61 meets the A650, close to the Capri at the Vine restaurant at around 5.20am this morning.

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Polcie are on the scene and after the road was closed for a brief spell, it has since partially re-opened.

Recovery of the truck is now underway but traffic and police say they will be forced to shut the roundabout again for a short spell.