Armed police incident stops traffic on A47 in Peterborough

Armed police have stopped traffic on the A47 in Peterborough this afternoon.

Wednesday, 9th January 2019, 2:13 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 3:10 pm
Police at the incident on the A47. Photo: Laura Neilson

Readers' photos and eyewitness accounts state that a vehicle has been stopped by armed police.

The road was closed close to the Fulbridge Road interchange.

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One lane is now open at the scene.

There are long delays in the area and motorists are advised to avoid it if possible.

Police at the incident on the A47. Photo: Laura Neilson
Police at the scene of the incident on the A47. Photo: Kevin DuRose