Traffic and rail delays after lorry hits bridge

Train services in Sheffield and Chesterfield have been affected after a vehicle hit a bridge
Train services in Sheffield and Chesterfield have been affected after a vehicle hit a bridge

Traffic and rail delays are possible in Chesterfield after a fairground lorry hit a bridge near the junction of Station Road and Sheepbridge roundabout.

Some trains are being diverted with extended journey times of up to 15 minutes between Chesterfield and Sheffield.

Meanwhile the lorry has been removed from the scene but traffic is slow-moving as debris is cleared from the road.

Network Rail are at the scene dealing with the situation.