Large swan on the loose caused traffic chaos on the A45 in Northampton

Motorists have been caught up in traffic chaos on the A45 in Northampton this afternoon.

Thursday, 27th October 2016, 5:09 pm
Updated Monday, 31st October 2016, 10:03 am
Swan on the A45. Picture via @aharrisn NNL-161027-165735001

Traffic came to a standstill earlier this afternoon on the busy route around town.

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The swan as captured casually walking along the carriageway in front of drivers at the turning for the town centre.

The traffic has since returned to normal.