Swaledale road closed due to accident

A road in Swaledale has been closed following an accident

The A6108 between Richmond and Downholme has been shut while emergency services work at the scene.

A police spokesman said the accident had occurred near Downholme Bridge.

The road is expected to remain shut for some time and drivers are advised to find an alternative route.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting reference NYP-15062019-0337