Breaking news - chocolate spillage closes A422 roundabout near Banbury - road now cleared

A chocolate spillage has forced police to close the A422 roundabout near Banbury.

Tuesday, 26th October 2021, 1:08 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th October 2021, 2:02 pm
Chocolate that has seeped onto the road on the A422 at Middleton Cheney closing the roundabout

The closure has been forced as highways operators clear up a huge spillage of liquid chocolate that has come from a lorry.

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Northants serious collision investigation unit said in a Tweet: "A422 Middleton Cheney roundabout currently closed whilst a very helpful business owner assists clearing up this waste - chocolate spillage'.

The unit added the hashtags safer loads and strap your load.

At 1.23pm the unit tweeted: "Road now cleared. Thank you for your patience.