Road closure: Police warn drivers to avoid A642 Wakefield Road in Lepton after serious collision

Drivers are being warned to avoid the A642 Wakefield Road in Lepton. Picture: Google
Drivers are being warned to avoid the A642 Wakefield Road in Lepton. Picture: Google

Drivers in West Yorkshire are being warned to avoid the main road through Lepton this morning as police continue to work at the scene of a serious collision.

It was shortly after 3am that West Yorkshire Police first advised that the A642 Wakefield Road was shut.

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The force said the road, which runs through the suburb in Huddersfield, would be closed for most of the morning.

Further details of the collision are yet to be released.

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