A449 Worcester closed in both directions following lorry collision
The A449 in Worcester is currently closed in both directions following a collision involving two lorries that happened earlier today.
Emergency services were called shortly before 11:30am to a report that two lorries were in collision on the A449 northbound between the B4850 Blackpole Road and the M5. Three fire engines and firefighters from Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service have been tackling a fire at the scene involving one of the lorries that was carrying wood chippings.
Ambulance crews and Highways are also at the scene.
Police officers have closed the road and it is expected to remain closed for several hours while recovery takes place. Motorists are advised to take alternative routes where possible.
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