Major road shut due to flooding – latest updates

A section of the A39 in Cornwall has been closed this evening due to flash flooding.

A heavy downpour has caused probles for drivers near Indian Queens.

The traffic site Inrix has reported some details. It says the closure was enforced due to heavy rain at about 9.30pm on Wednesday.

It says: “A39 in both directions closed due to flooding between A392 (Halloon Roundabout, Trevarren) and A30 (Indian Queens, Fraddon). Due to heavy rainfall in the area.”

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There has been torrential rain down South West this evening.

Cornwall Live