THE A591, Sedgwick, is closed both ways following an accident between a car and a lorry.
The accident occurred on the A591 Southbound from A590, Brettargh Holt Roundabout, Sedgwick, to A6 Milnthorpe Road, Helsington.
Traffic is queuing and there is congestion from the A590, Kirkby Lonsdale to Junction 36.
The road was closed at 8:20 am following the accident which happened at 7:30 am.
Air ambulance is en-route to the scene.
Meanwhile, there are also reports of another accident on the A591, Ings, near the Esso Petrol Garage.
Traffic is coping well but it is still unclear whether the accident has occurred on the Eastbound or Westbound side of the road.