Lorry overturns and spills load on slip road

PUBLISHED: 15:39 29 May 2013 | UPDATED: 15:41 29 May 2013

Lorry overturns by Bush Hall in Hatfield

Lorry overturns by Bush Hall in Hatfield


A LORRY has overturned on a slip road, careering into traffic lights and shedding its load.

The crash took place today (Wednesday) at around 2.30pm off Hertford Road, Hatfield, near the Bush Hall Hotel.

Police are on scene and expect that the road will be closed for several hours.

It is also expected the lorry will have to be recovered.

Passer-by David Morgan said: “I do not know if anyone was hurt but it [has spilt] lots of soil and it will take hours to clear.”

Police were unsure whether the driver was injured at the time of publication.

For more pictures of the accident click the link to the top right of this page.

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