- Road closed due to accident
- At B6132 Laithes Lane
- The road has been closed since 9:40 affecting traffic between Barnsley Golf course and Athersley South primary school
- Congestion between A639 Woodfield Road (Barnsdale Interchange) and J38 A638 (Red House)
- Earlier accident , jackknifed lorry involved
- All lanes reopened, but 40 minutes travel time
An earlier overturned car is causing congestion between the A172 and the A684. One lane is still closed
Two lanes have reopened on the M1 northbound in South Yorkshire between junctions 33 (Catcliffe) and 34 (Meadowhall) following a lorry fire. There is congestion back to junction 32 with the M18.
The driver of the Mazda, who is believed to be a local man, has been taken toDarlington Memorial Hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown at this time but they are believed to be serious.
Any witnesses are urged to contact North Yorkshire Police 101, quoting reference NYP-01032012-0109.
North Yorkshire Police are currently at the scene of a serious road traffic collision on the A684 between Bedale and Crakehall.
The collision involving a Ford Transit van and a Mazda car occurred at around 9.35am today.
Traffic slow on A57 Sheffield Road in both directions, near Anston, due to a broken down car. The car is in the M1-bound lane, but affecting both sides of the carriageway as traffic takes turn to pass the scene.
Traffic is slow on the M62 Eastbound between J25 A644 (Brighouse) and J27 M621 (Gildersome).
Fire crews have just returned from a kitchen fire in a high rise flat in Gipton, Leeds. Two people suffered smoke inhalation at the flat on The Highways, York Road, in Killingbeck.