Gas leak shuts Carlton Bridge

AN ongoing incident has shut a bridge to traffic.

The A1041 Ferry Lane at Carlton Bridge is currently closed both ways due to an incident from Low Street (Carlton) to Gowdall Lane (Snaith).

The incident has been confirmed a gas leak and there are reports that the road could be shut for a number of days.

Police closed the road at about noon and traffic is coping well, but drivers are being asked to avoid the area if at all possible.

More to follow.

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