Lorry causes ‘traffic chaos’ in Bideford

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Thursday, June 12, 2014
10:28 AM

Police said the brakes failed on a lorry on the Torridge Bridge this morning (Thursday).

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A LORRY caused ‘traffic chaos’ on the Torridge Bridge in Bideford this morning (Thursday).

Police received a call just before 9am reporting the lorry’s brakes had failed and it was partially blocking the carriageway.

On Twitter, @sophiehellyer tweeted: “Lorry skidded out across Bideford new bridge causing chaos traffic. #ndevon”

A police spokesman said the road was cleared again by 9.45am.

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