Motorists are facing delays as a road in Woodville has been closed following an accident this morning.
The A511 Ashby Road has been closed in both directions at the junction with Hepworth Road following the incident in the morning rush-hour, but details on what has happened are not yet known.
Traffic and travel information site Inrix has reported the road was closed just before 8am on Tuesday, November 6, while the incident is being dealt with by emergency services.
Traffic is reported to be queueing in the area.
The A511 is a major route linking Burton and Ashby and the road can become busy especially during the rush hour as it is a popular route for commuters.
It is not currently known if anybody has been injured in the accident or how long the road could be closed for.
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