HGV lorry leaves road, damages power line and ends up in ditch on Benwick Road, Whittlesey - police on scene awaiting arrival of UK Power

PUBLISHED: 14:30 28 January 2016 | UPDATED: 14:30 28 January 2016

Lorry crash on Benwick Road, Whittlesey

Lorry crash on Benwick Road, Whittlesey

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A lorry crashed and overturned into a ditch on Benwick Road, Whittlesey this morning.

Lorry crash on Benwick Road, WhittleseyLorry crash on Benwick Road, Whittlesey

The driver came away from the incident without any injuries.

A police spokesman said: “We were called at 8.15am by a member of the public to reports of an incident involving a HGV in Benwick Road, Whittlesey.

“The HGV had left the road and was in a ditch.

“Damage was caused to power lines as a result of the incident, but no injuries were reported.”

Temporary road closures were put in place while the vehicle was recovered. Police are on site awaiting UK Power to disable the power connections.


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