TRAFFIC: Delays after accident on Yorkshire motorway near Leeds

Drivers are facing delays this evening after an accident closed a lane of the motorway and led to a traffic 'standstill'.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 20th April 2017, 7:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:57 pm

The M62 heading into Leeds has been hit by slow moving traffic. One lane is closed, and there are long tailbacks, particularly around junction 38 for the A63.

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One commuter described the conditions as a 'standstill'.

Those travelling from East Yorkshire towards Leeds will be particularly affected.

Local traffic information suggests the delays will continue until at least 7.45pm.