Trains hit (and your Asda delivery may be late) after lorry gets jammed under bridge in Harrogate

TRAINS were disrupted and traffic delayed after this Asda delivery truck got jammed underneath a railway bridge in Harrogate.

The aftermath of the lorry crash

At around 6pm on Tuesday, the truck was travelling on Bower Road when it attempted to drive underneath the railway bridge.

Only one lane of traffic remained open while the vehicle was recovered, and trains between Leeds and Knaresborough were hit, with services terminating at Harrogate.

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Police said later that a recovery team had managed to free the lorry from under the bridge and was in the process of making the road safe before clearing up.

The aftermath of the lorry crash
The aftermath of the lorry crash