A47 reopens after lorry breaks down on sliproad

The slip road from the A47 to the A146 near Trowse

The slip road from the A47 to the A146 near Trowse - Credit: Google

A broken-down lorry was blocking part of the A47 to the south of Norwich.

Police were called to the road near Trowse just after 10am this morning, April 22.

The lorry was travelling towards Great Yarmouth when it broke down and moved onto the slip road leading to the A146.

Recovery services were called and the road was clear as of 11.45am.

Traffic seems to be coping well, with small queues in the surrounding area. Police warned drivers that further delays were possible.

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