Old Wolverton Road in Milton Keynes CLOSED after tree falls across the road

Milton Keynes Council have closed Old Wolverton Road in Milton Keynes after tree branches fell across the road.

The closure is in place near the Colt Holm turning and railway bridge.

Highways officers from Milton Keynes Council are on the scene.

Winds of up to 80mph are currently hitting Milton Keynes as part of Storm Ciara with motorists advised to take care today.

The M1 Northbound is also facing issues after a lorry collapsed on the carriageway earlier.