A lane closure on the A47 was causing long delays during rush hour this morning.

Drivers experienced delays of up to 20 minutes on the A47 eastbound near Mattishall Road at the Honingham roundabout.

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Vehicles were taking turns to pass due to the lane closure caused by National Highways roadworks from Tuddenham to Easton.

The traffic has now eased with no significant delays currently expected. 

The ongoing carriageway closures, lane closures, speed restrictions and traffic signals are expected to last until 9pm on May 31.