Sheffield news Live as multi-car pile up shuts huge section of major A road MetiNews.Com
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Breaking News ! A huge section of the A1M near Catterick, North Yorkshire, is closed after a crash involving “multiple vehicles”. Highways England Yorkshire has said Junction 52 to Junction 53 is closed following the crash and traffic stuck behind it is being diverted. To get the latest email updates from Yorkshire Live, click here . North Yorkshire Police and Yorkshire Ambulance Service are on the scene. It is not yet known whether anyone has been seriously hurt. Highways England tweeted: “ #A1M J52-53 is CLOSED due to a collision involving multiple vehicles. #TrafficOfficers are on scene with @NYorksRPG @NYP_Rchmndshire @YorksAmbulance ." Traffic stuck behind the RTC is being released via access gates onto local road.
.” We will be bringing you the latest updates on this breaking news story as they come in.15:26Mellissa DzinziAwaiting comment for commentWe have asked North Yorkshire Police for a comment regarding the incident. Once we have received a response from them we will update this blog with a comment.15:06Mellissa DzinziStatement from InrixOur travel management system Inrix says: A1(M) Northbound closed due to accident between J52 A6055 (Catterick) and J53 A66 (Scotch Corner).Several vehicles have collided on the main carriageway. The road has been closed since around 14:10. Diversion - via the A6055 through Brompton on Swale to re-join via the A1 at J53 (Scotch Corner).15:05Mellissa DzinziHighways England tweet
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