Update: A1M link road in North Yorkshire reopens after accident investigation

Accident investigators have completed their work at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.

The link road between the A1M and the A168 at Dishforth was closed. Picture: Google

The link road between the northbound carriageway at junction 49 and the A168 northbound near Dishforth was closed for several hours.

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Highways England announced the road closure shortly after 7am, saying that emergency services were responding to a "serious collision" involving an overturned vehicle.

A diversion was put in place but all lanes have now reopened.