Wiltshire

About £1,500 cash in Swindon road after lorry sheds load

Mead Way, Swindon
Image caption The lorry was carrying the cash in Mead Way in the Peatmoor area of Swindon

About £1,500 has been scattered across a road in Swindon after a lorry carrying the cash shed its load.

Wiltshire Police was called to Mead Way in the Peatmoor area at about 13:30 BST.

No-one was injured and officers have closed the road northbound from Mead roundabout.

Motorists have been told to expect delays while the money is cleared from the carriageway and the truck is made safe.

Image caption The road has been closed northbound from Mead roundabout, police said

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