Burst water main causes chaos on A64 York Road in Leeds

Drivers have urged Yorkshire Water to stop a major leak near Burger King on York Road before it freezes over.

By Grace Newton
Wednesday, 23rd January 2019, 11:02 am
Updated Wednesday, 23rd January 2019, 11:08 am
A car drives through the water
A car drives through the water

A water main has burst at the A64 junction with Foundry Lane in Seacroft, opposite Halfords.

Drivers described the torrent as being the depth of 'a shallow river' and there are fears that it will freeze and cause a traffic hazard.

Yorkshire Water are aware of the issue.

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The leak is the depth of a shallow river

Photos by Emma Barrett.

The leak is outside Halfords