A5 closed due to ‘Emergency Services Incident’

March 31, 2018

The Westbound carriageway of the A5 has been closed this afternoon, between Marlborough Way and Ventura Retail Park.

Shortly after 4pm today, Saturday 31 March, the road was closed from the B5440 Marlborough Way through to Ventura Park.

4:05pm

Shortly after 4pm today, Saturday 31 March, the road was closed from the B5440 Marlborough Way through to Ventura Park.

Emergency Services are currently on scene.

4:12pm

A witness at the location has reported seeing someone lay in the road.

4:29pm

Traffic is currently backed up past Marlborough Way and is having a knock-on effect on surrounding roads.  Please find an alternative route.

4:37pm

4:46pm

From the traffic flow reports, it appears that the traffic is now moving again.

4:47pm

Tamworth Informed wish anyone involved a speedy recovery and our thoughts are with all emergency services in attendance.

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