Grit Lorry Overturns In Icy Conditions

Incident causes traffic chaos


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There was traffic chaos in Wimbledon Village on Thursday afternoon (February 2) after a gritting lorry overturned.

It is thought the lorry, which ended up on its side in St Mary's Road, slipped on the icy conditions.

Fire crews were called to the scene to clear the road, and the road had to be closed for a time. No-one was hurt in the incident.

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February 3, 2012