Wellington relief road to remain shut until this evening, says County Council (From This is The West Country)
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Wellington relief road to remain shut until this evening, says County Council
Updated 8:13am Wednesday 9th July 2014 in News
Somerset County Council Highways teams are resurfacing a quarter of a mile of the road between Hoyles Road and Swains Lane which has been closed since lunchtime yesterday (Tuesday July 8) following the spill from a fuel tanker.
The aim is for the road to be reopened this evening, depending on the full extent of the damage.
Work on another road in the county has been postponed to allow highways to tackle the A38 immediately.
Motorists can expect high levels of traffic through Wellington town centre today and are advised to avoid and use the motorway instead if possible.