Motorists facing disruption in Boston over issue at Sluice Bridge that triggers road closure

Motorists have been facing disruption in Boston this afternoon (Tuesday, March 30) following an issue at a level crossing in town.

Police on the scene at Sluice Bridge, Boston.

Police have been on the scene at Sluice Bridge, turning away traffic.

The force was notified of an ‘infrastructure defect’ at the location at about 2.30pm, a spokesman said.

According to those in the area about this time, the lights of the level crossing were flashing, but the barriers were up. They were subsequently lowered.