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Live updates: A46 Rushcliffe closed both ways – lorry fire

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service are at the scene.

The road reopened at 3:30 am ( planned roadworks until 6 am )


National Highways | 9:07 pm

The A46 in Nottinghamshire is closed in both directions between the A607 (near Syston) and the A606 (near Widmerpool) due to a lorry fire.

Initially, Nottinghamshire Police, Fire & Rescue and National Highways Traffic Officers attended the scene.

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The fire has now been extinguished by Fire crews. Our service providers are now in attendance conducing carriageway clear up works. Recovery of the lorry is also underway.


National Highways | 6:20 pm

The A46 in Nottinghamshire is CLOSED northbound between the A6006 (near Willoughby-on-the-Wolds) and the A606 (near Widmerpool) due to a lorry fire.

Nottinghamshire Police, Fire & Rescue and National Highways traffic officers are in attendance.

Diversion Routes

Road users are advised to follow the below diversion if heading northbound.

From the A46 Dalby junction, take the exit slip road and at the junction with Hades Lane and turn left.

At the following junction with the A6006, turn right heading west and follow the A6006 to the crossroads in Rempstone village.

Turn right onto the A60 and head north.

At the roundabout with the A52(T), head east signed Grantham, to re-join the A46 at the Saxondale Roundabout.


Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service said at 6 pm Tuesday 27 February:

‘We are currently in attendance at a lorry fire on the A46 near Willoughby-on-the-wolds.

The road has been closed southbound and we advise drivers to find an alternative route.’


AA Roadwatch | 5:26 pm

‘Queueing traffic due to crash on A46 both ways near the Upper Brouighton turn off.’

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