Emergency services called to lorry in ditch off A17


A lorry is awaiting recovery after ending up in a ditch off the A17, police have said.

Emergency services said they were called at 8.18am to reports of the vehicle, carrying coal, in a ditch near to the busy Sutterton roundabout on the A17 junction with the B1397.

Fire and rescue and ambulance have been on the scene but the spokesman said the driver appeared uninjured.

The road has been closed while the services await a recovery vehicle.