PICTURES: Lorry overturns on major Fylde route

A major Fylde route was closed by an overturned lorry.

Tuesday, 27th September 2016, 8:43 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:09 pm
The overturned lorry
The overturned lorry

The incident happened during Monday night’s rush hour on Amounderness Way in Thornton.

It overturned at the busy Morrisons roundabout.Paramedics attended the scene and have treated the driver for minor injuries.

Fleetwood-bound traffic was diverted along Victoria Road East and West.

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The road was closed for more than six hours and a crane was called in to haul the HGV upright.

The overturned lorry
The overturned lorry