Drivers asked to avoid A63 between Elloughton and South Cave after crash

Drivers were urged to avoid a stretch of the A63 in East Yorkshire as emergency services responded to a crash.

Highways England said there had been reports of a potentially serious collision on the road between Elloughton and South Cave.

Emergency services are dealing with a crash on the A63 in East Yorkshire. Picture: Google

Emergency services are dealing with a crash on the A63 in East Yorkshire. Picture: Google

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Humberside Police said its officers attended the scene this morning along with firefighters and Yorkshire Ambulance Service paramedics.

The crash involving a single vehicle took place on the westbound carriageway, the force said.

An updated shared on Twitter said: "Thankfully no serious injuries. Road will be closed shortly to facilitate recovery of vehicle."

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The vehicle has since been recovered and the road is now open as normal.