A MAJOR road closure in Upton-upon-Severn has had its re-opening delayed this morning.

The A38/A4104 is now expected to reopen at 7am this morning, which is an hour later than its original intended re-opening.

The closure of the A38/A4104 junction near Upton-upon-Severn happened yesterday evening at 7pm.

Traffic was switched onto part of the new road alignment. 

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The work is for a new four-arm roundabout, being constructed by Worcestershire County Council.

The major scheme to reduce congestion at the A38/A4104 junction near Upton-upon-Severn.

Any drivers looking to access this route are advised to travel past 7am.