Serious accident in York city centre

Library photograph: jf01350 on Flickr

Several roads have been closed in the city centre this morning (Sunday) following what police are describing as a serious accident.

Road closures are in place on Station Road, Lendal Bridge & Rougier Street.

Traffic can turn left out the rail station to access Leeman Rd only.

North Yorkshire Police first tweeted about the accident at 5.18am.

The closures will be in place until around 9am – please find alternative routes.