A650 at East Ardsley reopens after five car collision

A serious road traffic collision has closed the A650 at East Ardsley this morning.

Wednesday, 26th June 2019, 9:13 am
Updated Wednesday, 26th June 2019, 10:13 am
A serious road traffic collision has closed the A650 westbound at East Ardsley this morning. Stock image.

Police were called at 6.46am to reports of a collision on Bradford Road, the A650, in East Ardsley.

The road has been closed in both directions from the M1/Carr Gate roundabout to Common Lane.

Highways England warned of "heavy" traffic on the exit sliproad of the motorway.

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It is thought that the road will be closed for several hours while police conduct their investigations.

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area.