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

PUBLISHED: 16:52 04 February 2009 | UPDATED: 21:22 26 October 2009

Police were called to the accident in WGC

Police were called to the accident in WGC

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.


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