UPDATE, FRIDAY 1PM: Broken down lorry in Long Sutton moved on

A broken down lorry and mobile roadworks are slowing down traffic in Long Sutton.
A broken down lorry and mobile roadworks are slowing down traffic in Long Sutton.

The broken down lorry causing trafic congestion is Long Sutton has now been repaired and moved on.

FRIDAY, 11.27AM: Motorists are being advised to avoid the A17 services area around Long Sutton if at all possible.

Spalding Police report that a broken down lorry, combined with mobile road works, is making the area very congested.