A1(M) closed near Leeds after crash

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The A1(M) near Leeds is closed today after a lorry overturned.

Heavy traffic has built up between junctions 46 and 47 following the accident between Wetherby and Allerton Park.

The northbound carriageway is expected to re-open at 2pm but residual delays are likely.

The air ambulance has attended the scene.

File photo  of an Aldi store, as the supermarket saw sales jump to record heights despite profits slipping by nearly a fifth as the supermarket drove investment into cutting prices and expanding its reach. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday September 25, 2017. The German discount grocer said annual sales in the UK and Ireland rose 13.5% to �8.7 billion in 2016, with the firm enticing more than one million new customers into its stores over the period.  Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Aldi sees sales jump to record heights