Emergency services are currently at the scene of a serious road collision on the A1.
The incident happened at 7am today, Tuesday 22 May 2018, on A1 Northbound between Junction 50 and 51.
Junction 50 is Ripon North/ A61 and Jucntion 51 is for Bedale.
The collision involved an arctic lorry and a car transport, resulting in the lorry to be on fire.
The A1 Northbound is closed and is expected to remain so for some time.
Diversions are in place and drivers are urged to avoid the area.