A505 closed after vehicle overturns between Royston and Baldock

PUBLISHED: 07:52 16 January 2018 | UPDATED: 11:15 06 February 2018

A lorry has shed its load on the A505 between Royston and Baldock.

A lorry has shed its load on the A505 between Royston and Baldock.

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The A505 is closed between Royston and Baldock this morning after a two-vehicle crash.

Police were called at 6.17am to the Weston Hills Tunnel heading towards Letchworth, and closed the road at the junction with the B656 Wallington Road.

A police spokeswoman said: “Two vehicles were involved – one was on its roof – and one man has been taken to the Lister.”

Highways England said: “A505 Royston Road, Baldock. Road is closed southbound at the junction with B656/Wallington Rd due to an overturned vehicle.

“Diversion via the exit and entry slips. Slow traffic on approach.”

Recovery is currently on the scene.

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