Live updates as police close A47 after ‘serious’ accident

Police have closed the A47 today following a “serious road traffic collision”.

The accident happened between the A141 March Road at Guyhirn and the B198 Cromwell Road at Wisbech this Tuesday afternoon (September 8).

The closure is affecting both directions, but it is understood to have originated on the eastbound carriageway.

Traffic is currently queueing on the road in both directions and Cambridgeshire police are in attendance.

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