Road blocked due to demonstration

A road has been closed due to a demonstration in Carnforth, say police.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 27th March 2017, 6:12 am
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:28 pm
Protesters are currently blocking the entrance to a quarry which is causing lorries to queue along the road.
Protesters are currently blocking the entrance to a quarry which is causing lorries to queue along the road.

Protesters are currently blocking the entrance to a quarry which is causing lorries to queue along the road, they added.

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The B6254, Kellet road has been closed in both directions between A601 and Kirkby Lonsdale Road.

A spokesman for Lancashire police said: "We are currently at the scene of a protest that has taken place outside the entrance of a quarry. Lorries are backing up along the road causing an obstruction but we expect they will be moved shortly."