Fallen power cables block road

POWER cables fell on to a road in Mildenhall today, blocking traffic.

The cables fell at 3pm this afternoon, completely blocking Bury Road, Mildenhall, close to Fiveways roundabout, police and EDF Energy attended the scene.

No-one was injured and the road was closed until engineers from EDF energy had cleared the lines at 4pm.

Police have said that it is thought the road will need to be closed for a short period this evening for repair work to be carried out.