Serious crash closes main road in North Yorkshire

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A serious crash has closed a North Yorkshire road this morning.

North Yorkshire Police issued this alert at 5.39am: “We’re currently dealing with a serious road traffic collision on the A59 between Harrogate and Skipton.

“The road is currently closed at Kettlesing head.

“Motorists who are travelling between Harrogate and Skipton are advised to find an alternative route.”

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