Two-tonne paper rolls bursts out of lorry on to M27

A two tonne roll of paper burst out the side of a lorry crashing on to the motorway.

Thursday, 12th July 2018, 1:16 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th July 2018, 6:43 pm
Police were called after a two tonne paper roll fell out the side of a lorry on the M27 at Junction 13 on July 12. Picture: @HantsPolRoads

Hampshire police posted a photo on Twitter of the roll, which landed westbound at junction three this morning.

The post said: '˜This two ton roll of paper is causing us lots of '˜paper'work this morning!

'˜Insecure load has caused this to burst out of the side of a HGV onto the M27 W JCT13.

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'˜Remarkably no one has been seriously hurt. Carriageway clear and driver being suitably dealt with at this time!'