Drivers warned to avoid A1122 near Downham Market

Police are advising drivers to avoid part of the A1122 Photo: James Bass.

Police are advising drivers to avoid part of the A1122 Photo: James Bass. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2014

Drivers are being advised to avoid part of the A1122 in West Norfolk after an accident.

Police say a lorry has overturned on a sharp bend at Salter's Lode, partially-blocking the route between Downham and Outwell.

They tweeted: 'We are currently dealing with a RTC on the A1122 at Salters Lode, the road is partial blocked due to an overturned HGV on a sharp bend. Please avoid the area for the time being whilst we sort out the diesel spill and recover the HGV.'