Road blocked in Peterborough after Royal Mail lorry overturns

A road in Peterborough has been blocked after a lorry overturned.

Monday, 4th October 2021, 4:07 pm

Emergency services were called to the scene earlier this afternoon following a collision between two lorries.

A spokesperson for the Cambridgeshire police said; “We were called at 2.17pm to Newcombe Way, Orton Southgate, with reports of a collision between a lorry and a HGV, which resulted in the lorry overturning.

“Officers are currently at the scene. There are not thought to be any serious injuries but the road is currently blocked and there is a reported oil spillage.”

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The scene of the crash

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

The scene of the crash