East Yorkshire road closed for hours after serious crash

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East Yorkshire road closed for hours after serious crash

East Yorkshire road closed for hours after serious crash
2021-04-16 09:05:00
Police have closed a road in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor after a serious crash. The accident happened at the Port Royal and Back Lane crossroads at around 4.30am on Friday and is affecting traffic between Howden and Market Weighton. Humberside Police tweeted in the early hours of Friday: “Emergency services are in attendance at an RTC in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor. “The road is closed at the junction of the A614 (Moor End) with Back Lane and Port Royal. All adjoining roads are also closed while we deal with this. Please avoid the area if possible.” To get the Hull Live headlines to your inbox, click here. Traffic management system Inrix reads: “A614 Moor End and Howden Road in both directions closed due to serious accident, two vehicles involved between Drain Lane (Wholsea turn-off) and A163 High Street. “Traffic is coping well. “The accident happened at the Port Royal / Back Lane crossroads about half way along this stretch at around 4.30am affecting traffic between Howden and Market Weighton.”12:51Anna RileyRoad remains closedTraffic management system Inrix reads: “A614 Moor End and Howden Road in both directions closed, heavy traffic due to serious accident, two vehicles involved between Drain Lane (Wholsea turn-off) and A163 High Street.”12:14 Nathan Standley Road closed for eight hoursThe road has now been closed for eight hours after the collision was first reported at around 4.15am this morning.11:20Anna RileyHeavy traffic between Howden and Market WeightonTraffic management system Inrix says: “A614 Moor End and Howden Road in both directions closed, heavy traffic due to serious accident, two vehicles involved between Drain Lane (Wholsea turn-off) and A163 High Street.”The accident happened at the Port Royal / Back Lane crossroads about half way along this stretch at around 4.30am, affecting traffic between Howden and Market Weighton.”11:17 Nathan Standley Police speaking with residentsPolice approaching neighbours about the incident (Image: Katie Pugh)The road has been closed for hours (Image: Katie Pugh)11:05 Nathan Standley Buses able to ‘pass with care’A spokesperson for East Yorkshire Buses said: “We are getting reports of an RTC along the road to Holme-on-Spalding-Moor, at present our services can pass with care however we may need to divert if the road gets closed. We will continue to monitor the situation and update accordingly.”10:21 Nathan Standley The road has already been closed for hoursThe road has been closed for hours (Image: Katie Pugh)10:20 Nathan Standley ‘It sounded like an explosion’A local resident, who said they were very shaken by the incident, said: “I heard the loudest bang around 4.15am, it sounded like an explosion.”10:13Anna RileyPolice carrying out door to door enquiries Police are asking residents who live nearby about the crash. Police have closed a road in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor after a serious crash (Image: Katie Pugh)10:11Anna RileyTwo vehicles involvedIt has been reported that two vehicles were involved in the crash.10:08Anna RileyAt the scenePolice have closed the road in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor after a serious crash (Image: Katie Pugh)10:05
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