UPDATED 10.40AM: The road has reopened and the accident has been cleared.


A MAIN road is partially blocked after an accident.

Stockton Lane in York is currently partially blocked with slow traffic due to accident at Hopgrove Lane South close to the Toby Cavery pub.

Drivers are being asked to avoid the area if at all possible.

It's not known whether anyone has been injured at this stage.

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue say they were called to the scene at 7.45am to a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a car and a bin wagon.

A service spokesman said: "No people were trapped. Crews cleaned up a fuel spillage and made vehicles safe."