Traffic alert: Delays after Wakefield accident

An accident is causing traffic delays on roads into and out of Wakefield this afternoon.

Friday, 25th November 2016, 4:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 5:43 pm
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Police were called to Barnsley Road, close to the Three Houses pub, to reports of a collision at around 3.05pm.

A police spokesman said emergency services were at the scene and traffic is backing up.

He said officers were still investigating what had happened.

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Eye witnesses reported seeing an air ambulance attend the incident.

It is not yet clear if there are any injuries.