Green Lane closed in Whitby due to burst water main

Green Lane is closed in Whitby. Picture by Sam Jones.
Green Lane is closed in Whitby. Picture by Sam Jones.

Green Lane in Whitby is closed to traffic as contractors work to repair a burst water main.

Traffic lights are also operating at the junction on Churxh Street which has reopened to traffic.

The scene at the junction between Church Street and Green lane earlier today. Picture by Richard Ponter.

The scene at the junction between Church Street and Green lane earlier today. Picture by Richard Ponter.

A spokesman from the County Council said: "Green Lane in Whitby closed to traffic while Yorkshire Water contractors repair a burst water main. Damage has been caused to the recent surface dressing in the area. We are aware that the water supply to nearby properties has been affected."