Broken-down lorry blocks A195 at Washington

Motorists in Washington faced severe delays this morning after a broken-down lorry left a portion of the A195 Northumberland Way blocked.
The A195 in Washington.The A195 in Washington.
The A195 in Washington.

The road was closed, causing tailbacks westbound between Biddick Lane junction and the A182 Washington Highway junction.

It has since reopened.