House fire closes north Leeds road and buses forced to divert

Buses are diverting in north Leeds due to a house fire.

Thursday, 16th April 2020, 8:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th April 2020, 8:18 pm
The fire is on Lingfield Approach in north Leeds (Photo: Google)

The fire is on Lingfield Approach, near Moortown, and has closed the road in both directions.

First Bus service number 7 is unable to access the Lingfields and the terminus at Primley Park and is having to terminate at the Park & Ride site.

First Bus West Yorkshire tweeted: "Due to a house fire on Lingfield Approach the road is closed in both directions.

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"Service 7 is unable to gain access to the Lingfields and also the terminus at Primley Park. It will terminate at Park & Ride site until further notice."

We will bring you further updates on this incident as we get them.

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