Bridlington to Flamborough road to remain closed

The road has been closed since Wednesday.
The road has been closed since Wednesday.

Plans to re-open the B1255 this afternoon have been shelved.

The main Bridlington to Flamborough road has been closed since Wednesday morning because of a burst water main - with drivers facing a lengthy diversion via Bempton.

Yorkshire Water said one its teams was going to the site this afternoon with a view to reopening the road, but a spokesman said: "it will have to remain closed, they have uncovered some additional damage which will have to be repaired."

No timescale for how long the work will take has been give.