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A56 closed after lorry sheds load at Rising Bridge roundabout

A lorry has lost its load of steel and has caused the A56 bypass to close.

A lorry has lost its load of steel and has caused the A56 bypass to close.

Police said the steel has covered both sides of the road, close to the roundabout between Haslingden and Rising Bridge.

Heavy traffic is expected until the steel is cleared up.

The lorry didn't collide with another vehicle, according to police.

 

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