Lorry overturns on A142 near Mepal after driver suffers medical emergency

Lorry overturns on A142 near Mepal after driver suffers medical emergency

Lorry overturns on A142 near Mepal after driver suffers medical emergency - Credit: Archant

A 32 tonne lorry overturned on the A142 near Mepal this morning when the driver suffered a medical emergency.

The incident, which happened shortly after 10am, brought heavy congestion to the road.

The Volvo HGV was towing straw and a contraflow had to be set up that caused noticeable delays.

The driver was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital via ambulance and is said to be in a stable condition.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.