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Lorry overturns at residential estate entrance

Drivers suffered long delays after a lorry overturned at a roundabout close to the entrance of a residential estate.

Road users have been diverted from the entrance of the Kings Hill estate following the incident at around 3.10pm.

It happened on the A228 Ashton Way between Tower View and King Hill.

Emergency services at the scene. Picture Kings Hill, Shops, Restaurants Businesses Facebook page

Emergency services at the scene. Picture: Kings Hill, Shops, Restaurants & Businesses Facebook page

The road was closed in both directions but reopened at 6.24pm.

KCC Highways has warned delays will continue for some time while traffic clears.

The driver of the lorry was said to have looked shocked but was not believed to be seriously hurt. 

A picture taken from Winston Avenue shows traffic backed up

A picture taken from Winston Avenue shows traffic backed up

There are long delays. Picture @westy_72.

There are long delays. Picture: @westy_72.

The accident is causing gridlock on surrounding streets.

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