BREAKING NEWS: Several trees felled by Storm Doris on major Northampton roads

The falling tree damaged a wall in Bedford Road

The falling tree damaged a wall in Bedford Road

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Roads in several areas of Northampton are congested because of falling trees, caused by strong winds

Bridge Street is partially blocked, causing heavy traffic, due to a fallen tree at the junction with Navigation Row.

Rushmere Road / Park Avenue South. Photo from @Grifster96 and BBC.

Rushmere Road / Park Avenue South. Photo from @Grifster96 and BBC.

Bedford Road near Northampton General Hospital is also partially blocked after a tree within the grounds of Beckets fell, damaging a wall. Traffic is building up along Victoria Promenade as a result.

A tree is reportedly down in Abington Street near the HSBC bank.

And another reportedly hit a car after falling near the Park Avenue South junction with Rushmere Road. It is believed nobody was injured.

Other roads affected in the county include Welford Road, Creaton, which is now blocked.

The Drive, Abington

The Drive, Abington