Delays on Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft after traffic light fault

Police vehicles helping with the traffic flow on the Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft. PICTURE: Joe Randl

Police vehicles helping with the traffic flow on the Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft. PICTURE: Joe Randlesome - Credit: Archant

Motorists experienced delays on the Bascule Bridge in Lowestoft this morning (Saturday) due to a fault with the overhead traffic control lights.

The problem was resolved by 11am. PICTURE: Joe Randlesome

The problem was resolved by 11am. PICTURE: Joe Randlesome - Credit: Archant

It is understood that the problem started at about 9am with the centre lane out of action for two hours.

Two police vehicles were called to the scene, with one positioned either side of the bridge while the issue was resolved.

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