Traffic delays after lorry becomes wedged under railway bridge

A lorry has become wedged under a bridge in Langley Moor near Durham City.
A lorry has become wedged under a bridge in Langley Moor near Durham City.

There are road delays this morning after a lorry became wedged under a railway bridge.

It has happened on the A690 at Langley Moor, near Durham City.

The incident is also impacting on traffic at the A167 Nevilles Cross.

Durham County Council tweeted: "There are delays on A690 towards Durham due to a lorry being wedged under the railway bridge at Langley Moor.

"Please allow extra time for your journey and avoid the area if possible."