Road closed as recycling lorry gets stuck in ditch in welwyn garden city

A SECTION of the B1000 was closed off in WGC this afternoon (Wednesday) after a recycling lorry became stuck in a ditch. Police were called to the accident at 3.50pm and closed off a portion of the road between its junctions with Archers Green Lane and Herns Lane.

A SECTION of the B1000 was closed off in WGC this afternoon after a recycling lorry became stuck in a ditch.

Police were called to the accident at 3.50pm and closed off a portion of the road between its junctions with Archers Green Lane and Herns Lane.

The road was re-opened at 4.35pm and the eight-wheeled lorry has now been recovered.

No-one was injured and no other vehicles were involved.