UPDATE: Trees blocking roads as storm hits Hertfordshire

A fallen tree on the A602 just outside Stevenage. Credit: @SfcAlby

A fallen tree on the A602 just outside Stevenage. Credit: @SfcAlby - Credit: Archant

Winds of up to 80mph have caused havoc in Hertfordshire this morning (Monday) with trees down across a number of roads.

Trees block Icknield Way in Letchworth GC. Credit: Joe Amos via www.iwitness.co.uk

Trees block Icknield Way in Letchworth GC. Credit: Joe Amos via www.iwitness.co.uk - Credit: citizenside.com

A number of flooding incidents have also been reported, while First Capital Connect is not running any train services until further notice.

Stevenage:

A tree is blocking the A602 by The Three Horseshoes pub in the Stevenage direction, with police at the scene guiding traffic past.

There’s also reports of two trees down on the A505 between Hitchin and Letchworth GC.

First Capital Connect is not running any train services until further notice.