Lorry overturned partially blocks A17 between Sleaford and Heckington

Police road closed sign
Police road closed sign

The A17 near Asgarby has been partially blocked since about 3.35pm this afternoon (Monday) after a lorry overturned.

According to AA traffic reports, the truck rolled over near the junction with the turning to Burton Pedwardine, however traffic was said to be coping well, although there were some tailbacks in both directions.

One lane is said to have been blocked by the incident.

The driver of the lorry received minor injuries, according to police.

Residents have reported the road is still open both ways but the going is slow.