A1M in Leeds in tailbacks warning as traffic officers issue statement

Traffic officers have warned drivers of congestion on the A1M motorway in Leeds.

Monday, 30th December 2019, 12:17 pm
Updated Monday, 30th December 2019, 12:19 pm

Highways England said that congestion is affecting the A1M from Junction 43 (Leeds) to Junction 44 (Rothwell).

There is also congestion on the A64 around the Tadcaster area of York.

A spokesman said: "#A1M J43 #Leeds to J44 #Rothwell northbound we are picking up congestion in this area. Please note there is also congestion on the #A64 around the area of #Tadcaster and #York

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"Please plan ahead and allow extra time for your journey."

Elsewhere, police are currently attending reports of a pedestrian on the slip road of the M621 in Leeds.

Congestion is hitting the A1M in Leeds today