Major disruption caused by closure of main Leeds road due to accident

A major road is closed in Leeds following an accident this morning, causing heavy congestion in surrounding areas.

A63 PIC: Google

The A63 between Knowsthorpe and Pontefract Lane is currently out of use on the eastbound carriageway following the accident.

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Congestion is reportedly backing up to the A61, South Accomodation Road and traffic is also affected from Leeds city centre towards the M1.

A63 PIC: Google

More to follow.

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