TRAFFIC is building on a busy main road near the city centre caused by emergency roadworks.

Emergency work is being carried out after a gas leak was discovered on Rainbow Hill.

Cadent is currently on site carrying out roadworks with temporary traffic lights in place to protect workers.

Traffic lights are in between the junctions with Belmont Street and Mayfield Road, near the Rainbow Hill Centre.

According to the Worcestershire Highways map, the roadworks are due to continue until Friday evening (December 10).

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