There are long queues on the B4114 near Mill on Soar after an incident.
No details about what has happened have been released yet but Leicestershire Police said in a tweet the "relevant agencies" had been told and were dealing with the incident.
However, the police warned the road might have to be closed completely. There are currently queues of up to half a mile in both directions.
Updates on this incident are below.
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link source - Leicester Mercury