Busy city centre junction reopens after car's wheel buckles in rush hour

A broken down car is causing heavy delays in Rouen Road.

A broken down car is causing heavy delays in Rouen Road. - Credit: Archant

A broken down car brought traffic to a standstill on a busy road in Norwich city centre.

Rouen Road in Norwich was blocked just after 5pm on Monday, February 28, after the wheel of a Honda Accord buckled, leaving it unable to move.

The incident has left the car stranded at the top of Rouen Road, close to the junction with Cattle Market Street.

Traffic is building on both sides of the road.

Those caught up in the queues include a coach on its way to Birmingham.

Recovery has been called to help clear the road.

Recovery has been called to help clear the road. - Credit: Archant

Recovery has been called to help clear the road.

As of 7pm, the road has been cleared.

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