A ROAD is partially blocked due to a broken down crane today (Monday, October 11).

Blandford Road near Shapwick turn-off, between Blandford Forum and Wimborne Minster, is partially blocked in both directions due to the broken down crane.

Traffic maps show there is some congestion and delays in the area. 

An update for Travel Dorset reads: "Blandford Road both ways partially blocked due to broken down crane near Shapwick turn-off. Traffic is coping well."