The M62 has been closed after an accident near Goole.

The main carriageway of the M62 is closed eastbound due to an accident between a car and motorcycle involved at J36 A614 Rawcliffe Road (Goole).

A diversion is currently in place via the exit and entry slip roads.

Traffic Management system Inrix reports: "Main carriageway closed due to accident, car and motorcycle involved on M62 Eastbound at J36 A614 Rawcliffe Road (Goole).

"Diversion - via the exit and entry slip roads."

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It is not known how long the road will be closed, or the condition of those involved in the accident.

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Humberside Police contacted for a comment

Humberside Police have been contacted for a comment on the accident.

Highways England have tweeted this statement