A5 shut near Hinckley after lorry overturns

The A5 near Hinckley was shut for most of today shut following a collision. Police said the Dodwells roundabout was closed due to a road traffic collision. A spokesman said: “The A5 is closed from The Long Shoot to the Nutts Lane roundabout.

“Please avoid the area whilst emergency services deal with this incident.” Updates are below on this ongoing incident We want you to be able to get your news whenever and however you want it.

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