Live updates as major A road blocked with big queues after serious crash
The A638 Chancery Road in Ossett is currently blocked by queuing traffic, due to an overturned lorry. The accident, which happened on the B6128 Leeds Road, has caused severe congestion, with Google traffic maps showing over a mile of queues leading to the roundabout at Leeds Road. The A638 Chancery Road was closed in both directions for a time, but the eastbound stretch has since reopened after vehicle recovery took place.
For more traffic and travel news from YorkshireLive, click here. The crash happened on the roundabout near Leeds Road and congestion was stretching to nearby routes as motorists attempted to divert around the accident site. West Yorkshire Police have confirmed that the lorry driver sustained minor injuries in the crash and was taken to hospital for a check-up.
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