The A64 west-bound carriageway has been closed following a serious collision involving a lorry which has collided with a bridge.
The collision was reported at 2.25pm today, Tuesday 21 February 2012 and occurred approximately two miles west of Malton on the west-bound carriageway.
The driver of the lorry was injured in the collision and the east-bound carriageway has been temporarily closed to allow the air ambulance to land.
The west-bound carriageway is closed to allow recovery of the casualty and vehicle and to allow collision investigators to examine the scene.
Any witnesses are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101.
3.10pm 21 February 2012