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Driver taken to hospital after lorry overturns in Bristol

The driver of a lorry has been taken to hospital after his vehicle overturned in Bristol.

There was traffic disruption during rush hour on Friday when an articulated lorry toppled into the central reservation on a busy road.

The driver was taken to hospital. Credit: ITV News

The emergency services were called to the A4320 just after quarter to nine in the morning.

An ambulance and medical officer in a car attended as well as the police. The driver of the lorry was taken to the Bristol Royal Infirmary for further treatment.

The recovery operation is expected to take several hours. Credit: ITV News

Cranes are going to be brought in to recover the lorry as part of an operation that is expected to take several hours.