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Two riders being transported to hospital. It is not clear at this time the extent of their injuries.
The A686 is currently closed a Melmerby and Alston and motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternative routes.
The crash is believed to have involved at least two motorbikes. the condition of the riders involved is not known at this time, although the Air Ambulance has been deployed. The road will be closed for some time.