Furious lorry drivers clash with police in Dover as border tensions boil over

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Tensions have boiled over in Dover as stranded lorry drivers clashed with police.

Furious HGV drivers “scuffled” with cops having been stuck near the Kent port since France banned channel crossings.

Kent motorways have been lined with parked lorries since France cut ties with the UK on Sunday night.

A deal has now been reached between the two governments to get hauliers moving again – if they test negative for Covid.

Test and Trace teams along with the army are to roll out rapid turnaround tests for waiting drivers, who have come from all over Europe, Sky reported.

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