Fire crews cut motorists from cars after crash blocks A59 near York

Fire crews cut motorists from cars after crash blocks A59 near York

A59 re-opened after multi-vehicle incident

North Yorkshire Police and crews from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were at the scene of a crash between Moor Monkton and Kirk Hammerton.

A police spokeswoman said the crash was reported at 11.40am and involved two vehicles, with only minor injuries reported.

A spokesman for the fire service said crews from Acomb and Huntington were dealing with a three-vehicle crash, and were cutting occupants free from a vehicle.

Published by The Stray FM News Team at 12:04pm 20th November 2018. (Updated at 1:53pm 20th November 2018)

Emergency services are in attendance including the fire service who have used cutting equipment. 

Huntington and Acomb crews are currently at a 3 vehicle road traffic collision on the A59 near Moor Monkton, cutting equipment currently in use. Updates to follow.

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