A17 near Sleaford shut both ways

Road closed.
Road closed.

The A17 near Sleaford was closed in both directions this morning causing long delays for commuters.

There were reports of recovery work ongoing between the A607 Leadenham and the B6403 Byards Leap.

Traffic was very heavy in and around the Sleaford area as a result.

The incident has now cleared.

More details as we have them...