Road mash: Drivers to keep eyes peeled as potatoes block road

The A1 is closed southbound in East Lothian after tractor sheds its load at the Thistly Cross Roundabout.

Road mash: Drivers to keep eyes peeled as potatoes block road Traffic Scotland
Tractor transporting potatoes overturned at the Thistly Cross Roundabout.

Potatoes are blocking a busy road after a tractor overturned and shed its load.

The A1 is closed southbound after Haddington in East Lothian following the incident at around 7.45am on Wednesday morning.

Traffic is being diverted via the A199 and back on at the Thistly Cross Roundabout.

The Trunk Road Incident Support Service is en route to recover the tractor and clear up the potatoes.