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Lorry crashes off bridge and onto A12 in Essex

The A12 is expected to remain shut southbound until lunchtime today (9th February) after a lorry plunged off a bridge onto a carriageway below. It happened at around 15:45 yesterday at Witham in Essex. Recovery work is ongoing and the road is shut between J25 A120 Marks Tey and J19 A130 Boreham Interchange, Chelmsford.

Once the investigation has concluded Highways England will carry out any repairs and complete the recovery of the vehicle. The road will be opened as soon as it is safe to do so. Traffic is being diverted via the A120, the A131, the A130 and back on to the A12.

Road users intending on using the A12 southbound carriageway are advised to allow additional time for their journeys.

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