A11 running as normal following eight-hour closure

The A11 was re-opened at around 6.30 this morning (Thursday) following an eight-hour operation to remove a crane.

Police closed the dual carriageway along with the B1107 Brandon Road at 9pm to remove the 80-tonne crane which was stuck in a ditch following a crash with a lorry earlier in the day.

The drivers suffered minor injuries.