Breaking News: Whitby New Bridge closed following accident

Traffic in Whitby has come to a standstill, following an accident.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 9:24 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 9:51 pm
Crash near the New Bridge, Whitby
Crash near the New Bridge, Whitby

The A171 from Prospect Hill to Spital Bridge has been closed, with traffic being diverted down Church Street.

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The accident happened on the east side of the New Bridge this morning at around 8:30am, involving a car and a child.

Police and ambulance are at the scene.

More to follow...