A64 Lorry Fire Between Malton and York
7:39am 29th May 2013
Part of the A 64 is closed in both directions due to a vehicle fire that happened in the early hours of this morning.
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say that a lorry driver reported that his trailer was on fire, just before 5am this morning (29th May 2013).
Police have since closed the A64 between the Hopgrove roundabout in York and Town Street in Old Malton.
Between the A1237 York Outer Ring Road (Hopgrove Roundabout,York) and A169 / B1257 Town Street (Old Malton) is currently affecting traffic between York and Scarborough.
Police say that road was originally only closed Eastbound. The Westbound side is now also closed although traffic is said to be coping well.
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