UPDATE: Road closure between Scunthorpe and Winterton - police advise drivers to avoid the area
A STRETCH of road has been closed this afternoon between Scunthorpe and Winterton - following an accident involving two vehicles.
Winterton Road has been closed between Dragonby roundabout, in Scunthorpe, and North Risby.
Police, ambulance and fire services are attending the incident, which happened at roughly 2.30pm today (Wednesday, December 19).
It is not yet known whether anyone has been injured.
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Access to Dragonby village is only by Sawcliffe Hill on the A1077 due to the accident and road closure.
Humberside Police are strongly advising drivers to avoid this route for the time being.
4.45pm: Humberside Police say the road remains closed and there's no indication yet as to when it will reopen to traffic.