Large wheel of cable falls off lorry on A45 roundabout in Northamptonshire

Cable has fallen into the road in Wilby Way. Picture by Northants RPU NNL-150115-092008001
Cable has fallen into the road in Wilby Way. Picture by Northants RPU NNL-150115-092008001
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One lane of a roundabout near Northampton was closed after a large wheel of cable fell off a lorry.

Police were called to the Wilby way roundabout on the A45 at about 9am this morning. No one is believed to have been injured.

Cable has fallen into the road in Wilby Way. Picture by Northants RPU NNL-150115-092045001

Cable has fallen into the road in Wilby Way. Picture by Northants RPU NNL-150115-092045001

A local building firm helped clear the cable and the road was reopened at 9.30am.

Northants Police RPU tweeted: “One lane closure on Wilby Way Roundabout folks. There’s a bit of cable in the road.

“Luckily no one was behind when it came off the lorry.”