Hertfordshire Police said the driver called them out to his lorry in Works Road, Letchworth, at 1pm on Thursday 14 November. The vehicle had stopped earlier in the day in east London.
Searches of the LGV discovered the vast stash of drugs and police are now appealing for witnesses.
Detective superintendent Peter Fulham said: “A significant quantity of drugs has been removed from criminal circulation and I have a team of officers investigating who is responsible for their importation and intended distribution.”
Anyone with information should contact the Herts Police non-emergency number 101 quoting Operation Adductor. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
The HGV speed limit on dual carriageways is to rise from 50mph to 60mph in April, the Department for Transport (DfT) has said.Following the ... more
The 2015 Commercial Vehicle Market Report will be launched via an online webinar at 11am on 10 December and users of commercialmotor.com are ... more
Curtain-sided XL standard vehicles no longer need internal load restraint, but it doesn’t mean operators don’t need to strap ... more