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Live updates: A52 Saxondale westbound closed due to flooding

The A52 in Nottinghamshire is closed westbound between the A46 (Saxondale) and the A6011 (Gamston) due to flooding.

National Highways | 11:30 pm 3 January

All lanes reopened 

National Highways | 4:40 pm 3 January

Lane 2 has reopened on the A52 westbound between the A46 (Saxondale) and A6011 (Gamston) following flooding on the carriageway due to heavy rainfall.

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Lane 1 remains closed at this time.

Please continue to allow additional journey time.

National Highways said:

‘At approximately 9:15 p.m. yesterday 2 January we were advised by Nottinghamshire Police that the A52 was closed due to flooding.

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‘National Highways recourses have been working in the area through the night to clear the floodwater.

‘There is currently no estimated time for the carriageway to reopen. ‘

Diversion Route

  • From the A52 Saxondale Island, take the exit onto the A46.
  • At the next roundabout, take the first exit onto the A6097 and continue until the village of Lowdham.
  • At the roundabout with the A612 turn left, and follow the road toward Nottingham for 11.5km, then take the first exit at the A612/A6011 roundabout onto the A6011.
  • After 250m, turn left onto Lady Bay Bridge and continue to re-join the westbound A52 at Gamston Island.

•  Video shows flooding on Loughborough Road West Bridgford

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