A66 reopens after lorry load incident

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A BUSY dual-carriageway has reopened after being closed for almost four hours because a lorry shed two 40ft-long steel pipes.

Police had to close all lanes as the pipes landed on either side of the carriageway shortly before noon.

The road is blocked near the Riverside Stadium, in Middlesbrough.

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