A17 at Fleet now clear
UPDATE: The A17 at Washway Road in Fleet Hargate is now clear after earlier being queued both ways when a lorry broke down.
PREVIOUSLY: There are currently long tailbacks on the A17 after a lorry broke down in Fleet Hargate.
The tanker is on Washway Road near the Lodge Farm Cafe and is affecting traffic between Fleet Hargate and Holbeach in both directions.
Police say the queues are likely to get worse while they await recovery and are advising people to avoid the area.
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