A602 closed near Stevenage due to flooding

Police have appealed for information about the crash

Police have appealed for information about the crash - Credit: Archant

A road has been closed due to severe flooding this morning.

Traffic delays ensued on the A602 between Stevenage and Watton-at-Stone this morning following floods caused by severe rain.

Although the road was closed both ways, it appears drivers are now able to leave Stevenage.

Walkern Road near Bennington has also been closed.

Herts Highways tweeted: “A602 Watt At Stone to Stevenage Closed due to flooding. HGVs divert via the A1M A414. Non motorway traffic via the B197 A1000 B195 A414 A10.”

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