Traffic queues build after level crossing failure in York

The level crossing on Haxby Road. Photograph © Google Street View

A barrier has got stuck in the down position at a level crossing in York this afternoon (Friday, 17 June).

It’s at the Haxby Road level crossing, and was tweeted by York Travel at 1.53pm.

Network Rail have been notified. Meanwhile the AA is reporting queuing traffic both ways from the A1237 to Hilbra Avenue.