Seven people have been injured in a three vehicle crash near a village between Driffield and Scarborough.
The B1253 west of Octon Crossroads, remains closed following the incident, which occurred at around 1.30pm.
Seven people were injured in the incident - three seriously - and the air ambulance was in attendance.
A policeman said: "We got the call at 13.43 today - it came to us from the ambulance service.
"There are three vehicles involved and, as it is an ongoing incident, that is all I can say."
Police said the road is likely to remain closed for "another couple of hours".
More to follow.