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Wall collapses and blocks road in west Cornwall

Wall collapses and blocks road in west Cornwall

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 1:38pm 4th February 2020. (Updated at 10:58am 5th February 2020)

This was the scene when a wall collapsed and blocked a road in west Cornwall.

It happened between Gulval and Zennor on Monday night, leaving show rubble across the road.

The stretch of Gear Hill near the Trevaylor Manor was reportedly 'completely impassable' on Tuesday.

Cornwall Council confirmed that Cormac had attended the scene , closed the road, and put diversions in place.

"Gear Hill both ways blocked due to collapsed wall between Gear Lane (New Mill) and Polymennor road (Penzance).

"The wall is near Trevaylor Manor, affecting travel between Gulval and Zennor."

Inrix Traffic and Travel

Pirate FM understands the road was cleared and reopened by Wednesday.

You can check the latest traffic and travel information for Cornwall here.

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