Traffic alert: Delays on A64 near York as emergency services work at crash scene

The collision happened on the A64 eastbound before the A1237 exit. Picture: Google
The collision happened on the A64 eastbound before the A1237 exit. Picture: Google

Delays are beginning to clear after a crash the A64 York ring road earlier today.

Fire crews from York, Acomb and Huntington were joined at the scene of the crash by officers from North Yorkshire's Road Policing Group.

It was reported that a person was trapped inside one vehicle following the collision on the eastbound carriageway before the A1237 exit.

Highways England had warned of heavy traffic on the eastbound carriageway, advising drivers to expect delays on the A64 eastbound after the A19 at Fulford.

In an update, the agency said the incident had cleared shortly before noon but traffic remained heavy and drivers heading towards Scarborough should allow extra time.