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Lorry travels wrong way on M6 Toll at Weeford Plaza

Lorry stopped on M6 Toll Image copyright CPMG
Image caption The lorry was stopped by police after motorists spotted it driving north on the southbound carriageway

A lorry travelled the wrong way on the M6 Toll motorway and performed three u-turns before being stopped by police.

Motorists called 999 after spotting the HGV driving north on the southbound carriageway at 01.30 GMT.

The vehicle performed three u-turns including one at the toll booths before it was stopped on the slip road, the Central Motorway Police Group said.

The incident happened between junction T4, Shenstone, and Weeford Plaza. The driver has been arrested.

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