Drivers warned as wide load set to travel through North Staffordshire

Police have warned motorists of delays in North Staffordshire this morning as an ‘abnormal load’ passes through the area. Officers with the road policing unit had originally expected the truck to pass through on October 1 however it was cancelled. More traffic and travel news

But today the wagon is set to travel from Stafford via the A34 and onto Stone where it will go into Newcastle and over to Talke. The force says final checks were finished this morning and was set to move at 8am. A police spokesperson said: “Apologies for any inconvenience – delays are inevitable.”

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