PICTURES: Articulated lorry completely stuck in narrow Bickleigh lane after following sat nav
A lorry has become stuck in a country lane in Bickleigh, with no hope of moving.
The Polish-registered lorry has been jammed in New Road in Bickleigh near Plymouth since 11.30pm yesterday.
The driver was following his sat nav towards Lee Moor with his empty trailer when he claimed the lorry slid and then became stuck.
"The road was slippery and the trailer slid out and that was it, it was stuck," the driver explained.
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He also reported the clutch to have failed.
A recovery truck was called at 3am today but was unable to pull out the Blue Man lorry.
Another recovery vehicle arrived at 9:50am and is now attempting to remove the trailer.
Police have shut the road in all directions around the Ham Farm junction and expect the closures to be in place for some time.