Emergency services are currently at the scene of a crash between Collingham and Wetherby.

The A58 Wetherby Road has been closed in both directions between A168 Boston Road (Wetherby) and A659 Wattlesyke (Collingham).

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and expect delays to their journey.

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Bus services are also being diverted following the road closure.

First West Yorkshire posted on social media: “Wetherby Road has been closed just before the Mercure Hotel.

“Services X98 are diverting via Collingham, Mill Lane, Harewood Road, Linton Road and following the X98 service to Wetherby in both directions.

“We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.”

West Yorkshire Police have been approached for more information.

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20:12Victoria Scheer

Road remains closed

The A58 Wetherby Road remains closed in both directions following the crash between A168 Boston Road (Wetherby) and A659 Wattlesyke (Collingham).

Traffic is coping well.

18:55Victoria Scheer

Reports of fire service and ambulance crews in attendance

18:53Victoria Scheer

Location of the accident

The accident happened on the A58 between Wetherby and Collingham (Image: Google Maps)

18:51Victoria Scheer

Latest traffic update

Traffic monitoring system Inrix reports:

A58 Wetherby Road in both directions closed, queueing traffic due to accident between A168 Boston Road (Wetherby) and A659 Wattlesyke (Collingham).

Sensors are now showing the road as closed at 6.30pm.

18:51Victoria Scheer

Local bus services affected