Drivers trapped in miles of ‘traffic chaos’…

Drivers trapped in miles of ‘traffic chaos’ across Hull after Great Union Street crash
2019-06-11 07:36:00
Drivers and bus passengers have been caught up in gridlocked traffic after a crash blocked a major Hull road. A lorry and car have been involved in a crash, according to traffic management system Inrix, which has partially blocked the southbound side of Great Union Street on the A63 Roger Millward Way. The road is congested with traffic backing up to Marfleet Roundabout on the A1033 and Mount Pleasant on the roundabout. As a result, the eastern side of the roundabout is inaccessible and traffic heading westbound must go back to Hedon Road roundabout to turn around. The traffic is backed up for more than four miles to the BP garage in Hedon Road, with drivers trapped in their cars and “chaos” being caused due to traffic lights also being out. There is congestion as far back to Salt End flyover. Traffic at Great Union Street (Image: Peter Harbour) A driver on the Hull Live Traffic and Travel Facebook page has said: “The lights are out and the police have blocked the round about through the middle so everything is going through the lights on the left which is creating chaos”. The congestion is having a knock on effect on other roads around the city centre, including Holderness Road and Newland Avenue. Watch: Here’s what to do if you’re in a collision Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play A bus passenger says that the crash is “having a knock on affect on

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