The incident occured at around 17:00 today (10 November 2013) and there are road closures in place.
Full road closure of A6055 Staveley at the crossroads with Staveley and Arkendale
Full road closure on the A6055, junction with High Moor Lane, Minskip
Closures expected to be in place until 22:00hrs.
The incident is ongoing (as of 18:15) and details of the incident have yet to be released.