York Road was closed due to a crash between a motorbike and lorry.
The crash happened near the Asda Killingbeck superstore on the A64 York Road eastbound.
The AA confirmed that the road was partially blocked and there was queuing traffic due to the accident which happened near the B6159 Selby Road (Halton Dial).
It said that this was affecting traffic heading towards Cross Gates.
The road has since reopened.