100 bags of "decorative stone" scattered by lorry at Gravesend roundabout

News Shopper: Lorry scatters bags of sand and gravel in Gravesend Lorry scatters bags of sand and gravel in Gravesend

Bags of "decorative stone" flew off a lorry by the A2 in Gravesend this morning (April 7).

Around 100 bags of the stones were scattered as the driver went around the bend of a roundabout by the A227 and A2.

The area has now been cleared but the driver has been reported for carrying an insecure load.

Kent County Council Highways officers rushed to the scene and the debris was originally thought to have been sand and gravel.

A Kent Police spokeswoman said: “We were called at 8.09 to reports of debris on the slip road off the A2 coastbound at Gravesend

“A lorry driver has been reported for an insecure load."

Did you see anything? Send your pictures to hwood@london.newsquest.co.uk or call 01689 885 721.

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11:14am Mon 7 Apr 14

ksc says...

That's handy, there's a few less potholes now!
That's handy, there's a few less potholes now! ksc
  • Score: 7

11:34am Mon 7 Apr 14

Gypo.Joe says...

Nuffink to do wiv me my tacho shows me a kip in Clackets ya honour.
Nuffink to do wiv me my tacho shows me a kip in Clackets ya honour. Gypo.Joe
  • Score: -8

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