Broken down lorry causing traffic delays

The A690 sliproad with the A182 at Hillside Way in Houghton.
The A690 sliproad with the A182 at Hillside Way in Houghton.

Cars are facing tailbacks due to a broken down lorry.

The vehicle has been left stuck on the sliproad off the A690 westbound leading to the A182 at Houghton town centre.

Cars have been having to mount the grass verges to get around the lorry.