Published: 11:41, 18 September 2017 |
Updated: 13:36, 18 September 2017
A lorry shed its load on a busy slip road, causing a huge piece of metal to block the carriageway.
The incident happened at junction 13 on the A20 east-bound slip onto the M20, at Folkestone at about 9.30am this morning.
Highways England workers closed the road until around midday, when the object - said to be part of a crane - was cleared from the road.
FOLKESTONE: A mysterious 4-ton block of metal is blocking the Dover-bound access slip to the A20 at J13 of the M20. Do you know what it is? pic.twitter.com/XFzokgkNPW— Kent 999s (@Kent_999s) September 18, 2017
This image shows the huge chunk of metal in the left-hand carriageway with highways officers contemplating their next move.
Highways England tweeted just after midday: "#A20 EB entry at #M20 J13 in #Kent, now fully open, large (4 tonne) part from a crane has been recovered. No delays."
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