Accident-plagued North Staffordshire road closed after concrete lorry overturns

A road has been closed after a lorry overturned.

Police were called to Trentham Road in Butterton at around 11.30am today.

Photographs from the scene show a Readymicks Concrete lorry on its side, blocking the road.

It is not thought anyone was injured in the incident. West Midlands Ambulance Service said it had not attended.

Traffic monitoring company Inrix reports that Trentham Road is currently closed in both directions from the A53 Whitmore Road to the Butterton turn-off, causing delays. It is affecting traffic between Whitmore and Hanchurch.

Recovery services are said to be at the scene working to remove the lorry.

StokeonTrentLive has contacted Staffordshire Police for a statement regarding the incident.

Anyone with any information should call the police on 101.

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