A1M link road closed in North Yorkshire as accident investigation continues

The collision happened on the northbound link road between the A1M and A168 near Dishforth. Picture: Google

Accident investigators were working at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.

The link road between the northbound carriageway at junction 49 and the A168 northbound near Dishforth was closed for several hours.

Highways England announced the road closure shortly after 7am, saying that emergency services were responding to a "serious collision" involving an overturned vehicle.

A diversion was put in place but all lanes have now reopened.

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