A MAJOR Dorset road has been reopened after it was blocked both ways due to an overturned lorry.

The A350 Blandford Road North was block both ways due to an overturned lorry between Wimborne Road and Randalls Hill.

It was affecting traffic between Sturminster Marshall and Upton.

Travel Dorset has reported the lorry has been cleared and the road has been reopened both ways.

A spokesman for Dorset Police said: "We received a report at 9.10am on January 12 of a lorry that had overturned on the A350 near to Sturminster Marshall.

"Officers attended to assist with closing the road.

"There are no reports of any injuries."