Motorists advised to avoid A56 at Frodsham where lorry is stuck under bridge

Police are at scene of incident which is bound to be causing congestion

A HGV is stuck underneath a railway bridge on the A56 between Frodsham and Helsby. Photo taken from @CheshNWalesAAP on Twitter

Police are warning motorists to avoid the A56 between Frodsham and Helsby as a lorry is stuck under the railway bridge.

The Armed Policing Unit for Cheshire and North Wales tweeted a photo about 2.20pm today (Thursday, February 8) with the advice for drivers to find an alternative route.