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George Street in Staplehurst shut due to flytipping

By Claire McWethy

A country lane has been shut due to flytipping.

Kent County Council was called to George Street in Staplehurst after reports that waste had been left.

The road has been closed while the road is cleared. It is expected to reopen on Friday at the latest.

The road has been closed. Stock image

The road has been closed. Stock image

The maximum penalty for flytipping is a £50,000 fine or a six month prison sentence. 

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