A major route in Herefordshire is closed this morning, with emergency services responding to reports of an overturned lorry.

The A40 is closed in both directions, from Ross-on-Wye, to the junction with the A4137 at Symonds Yat.

The AA is reporting that the closure is due to an overturned lorry. 

West Mercia Police and West Midlands Ambulance Service are in attendance at the incident.

Motorists are advised to use an alternative route.

More details soon.