Crossing barriers come down on lorry

A LORRY got stuck going across a level-crossing this morning (Wednesday) after the barriers came down on top of it.

Emergency services were called to the incident at Swineshead Bridge, on the A17, Swineshead, at 8.20am.

There was congestion on the road as cars drove around the vehicle and the British Transport Police were called in.

Officers reported the road was cleared and the barrier up by 8.52am.