Drivers warned of delays on key route after ‘lorry fire’

Delays are building on a key Gloucestershire road during rush hour.

One lane has been blocked on the A417 eastbound this morning (June 3) after a reported lorry fire.

Traffic monitor Inrix reports: “A417 – Gloucester – Eastbound- Gloucestershire One lane blocked due to lorry fire on A417 Eastbound from A46 Shurdington Road (Gloucester) to A436 (Air Balloon Roundabout, Birdlip). “

Lane one (of two) is blocked.

Police have warned of a breakdown off the Air Balloon roundabout and said delays are likely for around two hours.

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