PICTURED: Horror smash as lorry overturns on major road


A LORRY overturned on the A1 during rush hour causing travel hell for commuters.

Dramatic pictures show the upended HGV lay on its side on the side of the northbound carriageway near junction 63 at Chester-le-Street.


Drivers were caught up in lengthy delays with tailbacks stretching back for miles.

Medics were scrambled to the scene but nodody was hurt in the collision.