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MOTORISTS experienced delays after a vehicle crashed into a lamppost on a busy road.

The accident happened on the southbound lane of the Eastern Road, next to The Harvester restaurant, at 4.30pm on Sunday.

A vehicle hit a lamppost but the driver was not injured.

A spokeswoman for the police said the road was closed following the accident while they waited for the area to be cleared of debris by firefighters.

There were minor delays while they waited for the vehicle to be recovered.