POLICE are appealing for a lorry driver whose vehicle is thought to have knocked down a power cable in Lechlade yesterday afternoon to contact them.

At approximately 4.55pm officers received reports that a long green lorry had collided with an electricity cable overhanging the Burford Road near to the junction with Keble Close. A passing electrical services team made the cable safe before the power company attended to reconnect it.

The driver of the lorry is asked to contact Gloucestershire Police on 0845 090 1234 quoting incident number 363 of July 28