TRAVEL UPDATE: A46 closed after lorry overturns
A jackknifed lorry has forced the closure of the A46 this morning.
The vehicle overturned earlier today close to the junction of the A6006.
The A46 has been closed between the B676 and the A6006, while recovery crews work to remove the lorry and clear the area of debris.
It is unclear when the road will reopen.Area Traffic Control has reported all other roads and motorways leading in and out of the city are running as expected.
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A spokeswoman said: "There have been lots of bumps, but nothing serious. It's a bit slow on the ungritted roads.
"The M1 is fairly clear - as we'd expect it to be.
There's no major delays anywhere."East Midlands Airport remains closed and all flights are suspended.
Bosses are reviewing the situation and will issue an update at about 10am.
Passengers are being asked to contact their tour operator or check live flight information on the airport's website at: www.eastmidlandsairport.com/flightinformation
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