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Serious collision on A64 near Malton

The A64 in North Yorkshire is closed eastbound between the B1248 and the A169 near Malton due to a serious incident being led by North Yorkshire Police. This closure is affecting traffic heading towards Scarborough and the North Yorkshire coastal areas..

Police are diverting traffic via local routes and should allow extra travelling time to complete any journeys through this area.



Disruption on York rail network

Disruption continues on rail services to and from York, including on the mainline between Newcastle and Kings Cross.

Network Rail say they contacted police this morning after reports of a woman's body on a section of train line at Moor Lane, Copmanthorpe,

‚ÄčThat section is currently closed whilst North Yorkshire Police and British Transport Police undertake enquiries to determine the identity of the woman.

‚ÄčInspector Mark Henderson from North Yorkshire Police said:

"Police are currently making enquires to identify the woman and inform her next of kin. Moor Lane remains closed at this time and there is a temporary stop on the main railway line which is expected to cause some disruption."

Long train delays for routes south of York

There are warnings of delays of up to two hours on train services via York. This follows reports that a person has been hit by a train. Services affected included those between York and Leeds, York and Doncaster, York and Hull, as well as between King Cross and Newcastle. Trains running between these stations may be cancelled or revised at short notice.

Travel: A64 Birchwood Lincs accident

The A64 at Birchwood in Lincolnshire is closed in both directions after an accident involving a car towing a caravan.

It happened between B1190 Lincoln Road (Doddington Roundabout) and B1378 Lincoln Road / Lincoln Road (Skellingthorpe Roundabout).

A section of the Lincoln bypass is closed. There are queues along Birchwood Avenue.

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