A40 closed in Powys after lorry 'carrying chickens' leaves road

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The A40 is closed in both directions closed after a lorry left the road between Vicarage Road (Trecastle) and Halfway Farm (Halfway).

The lorry is thought to be carrying chickens. Animal welfare agencies are helping Police and the Council with recovery efforts.

The accident is affecting traffic between Llandovery and Brecon.