There are reports of slow traffic on A64 in Tadcaster due to a collision.
It happened eastbound at A659. Motorists warned to expect delays.
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Soap fans have been venting there anger after it emerged two of their favourite programmes will have episodes rescheduled to make way for football coverage.
The usual Wednesday and Thursday episodes of Emmerdale have been moved as has Wednesday's episode of Coronation Street.
Regular viewers of the soaps were angry at the change to their expected episodes with one viewer wondering why FIFA couldn't take Emmerdale's scheduling into account.
Others have vented their frustration online that they will have to wait longer to catch up with storylines.
One fan shared their outrage that the tournament was not worthy of ousting the soaps.
However, some people couldn't see what the fuss was about as they would not have tuned in either way.
ITV has already scheduled extra episodes of Emmerdale with an extra half-hour added to Tuesday's episodes this week and next week and extra instalments of Coronation Street are expected to be scheduled as well.
Emmerdale, which will screen this coming week on Monday, Tuesday and Friday is currently dealing with the aftermath of Rhona Goskirk (played by Zoe Henry) splitting from her abusive husband Pierce Harris (played by Jonathan Wrather).
Coronation Street, which will air on Monday and Friday this coming week, is focussing on the abusive relationship between Bethany Platt (played by Lucy Fallon) and her older fiance Nathan Curtis (played by Chris Harper) which has seen the teen taken advantage of by Nathan's sinister friends and cut off from her family.
Armed police have been patrolling the beach in Scarborough and other venues across the region as thousands of people have gathered to celebrate Armed Forces Day. Security has been increased following the recent terror attacks in both Manchester and London.
Watch Jon Hill take a look at how our region has been marking the day:
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A man and a woman have been killed while crossing the A64 at Welburn near Malton.
North Yorkshire Police say the two people were struck by a white car travelling east towards Scarborough at around 10:55pm on Friday evening and were pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. They were both in their 50s and lived nearby.
The driver of the vehicle, a man in his 50s from Wakefield, was uninjured as was his wife who was in the passenger seat.
The A64 was closed for several hours in both directions for investigations to take place but reopened at 3:35am. Police are searching for anyone who saw what happened.