Accident on A169 Whitby to Pickering road slows morning traffic

There are reports of an accident on the A169 Pickering to Whitby road this morning.

By Carl Gavaghan, Local Democracy Reporting Service
Monday, 16th November 2020, 8:55 am
Updated Monday, 16th November 2020, 8:56 am

It is understood there has been an accident near Ellerbeck Bridge at around 8am.

Slow traffic is being reported both ways between the Roman Road turn off and the Goathland turn off.

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Reports of an accident at Ellerbeck on the A169 Whitby to Pickering road.

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