Four in hospital after road crash near Barmston

FOUR people were taken to hospital after a crash on the A165 near Barmston last Friday.

At around 4.30pm, the crash – involving two cars and a van – saw one elderly female trapped in one car released using hydraulic cutting equipment by fire crews.

A man trapped in the van was released by removing the windscreen, while two other adults escaped before emergency services arrived. All four were taken by ambulance to hospital. The road was closed for several hours.