Live updates: Garforth crash near Tesco closes Aberford Road

Aberford Road in Garforth is closed after a crash.

Thursday, 4th February 2021, 8:08 am
Updated Thursday, 4th February 2021, 12:21 pm

The road is closed both ways from Parkinson Approach, near to the Tesco superstore, to Station Road.

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Aberford Road in Garforth (photo: Google).

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Last updated: Friday, 05 February, 2021, 18:06

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Northern train disruption ended

Northern trains update:

Northern: “Following an obstruction on the track between Headingley and Horsforth some lines will be reopened shortly.”

Northern Train services running through these stations are now returning to normal.

Some train lines to re-open shortly

Northern has said that some lines will be re-opened shortly following an obstruction on the track.

Service updates from Northern

Full updates from Northern:

Northern trains suspended from Leeds due to obstruction on track between Horsforth and Headingley

Disruption is expected until 6pm.

This is affecting services between Leeds and Harrogate in both directions of travel.

Road replacement transport operated by J & B travel will depart as follows:  

 15:45 from Harrogate towards Leeds calling at Hornbeam Park, Pannal, Weeton, Horsforth, Headingley, Burley Park, terminating at Leeds.  

 Journey times will be extended by up to 30 minutes.

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Police are currently at the scene of a road traffic collision in Aberford Road, Garforth.

The incident was reported at 10.19am today and involves one vehicle and a male casualty, who is the driver.

A road closure is in place to allow scene investigation work.

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