Gridlock briefly as six vehicle collision blocks A47

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today - Credit: Terry Harris

This was the scene as the A47 slowly recovered from a six vehicle crash today.

Cars and lorries had been halted for sometime whilst police attended to the incident.

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today - Credit: Terry Harris


6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today - Credit: Terry Harris

Many motorists opted to use alternative routes but once the all clear was given at 4.30pm the A47 re-opened. 

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today

6 vehicle RTC caused gridlock for miles around Guyhirn / Wisbech on the A47 today - Credit: Terry Harris

Emergency services said casualties were dealt with at the scene - at the moment there are no reports of serious injuries