Lorry crash prompts long delays

PUBLISHED: 15:35 08 June 2012 | UPDATED: 15:53 08 June 2012

© 2009 Darren Patterson

TRAFFIC has ground to halt on one of the region’s busiest stretches of road after a lorry and a car collided.

Flowerdown Bridge in Weston has been blocked outbound after a crash involving a red Ford Fiesta and a lorry this afternoon (Fri).

Paramedics were called at about 2.15pm to deal with injuries although an Avon and Somerset police spokesman said no-one was seriously hurt.

She said the road had re-opened but traffic was moving slowly.

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