The main A342 Devizes to Andover road had to be closed for almost an hour this morning after and lorry broke down in Rushall at the junction with the Pewsey road shortly after 6am.

The junction was impassable to other traffic and police had to operation a diversion sending traffic through Wilsford and Hilcott to Upavon to join the A345.

The road through Rushall re-opened at about 7am.