Man injured in Pontefract crash

Accident on Stuart Road, Pontefract. Picture courtesy of West Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Unit.
Accident on Stuart Road, Pontefract. Picture courtesy of West Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Unit.

A man had to be taken to hospital after a crash.

Fire crews, police and paramedics were called to Stuart Road, Pontefract, at around 6.55pm on Thursday.

Watch commander Darren Wales, of Pontefract Fire Station, said a Volkswagen Passat and a Peugeot 206 had been involved in a collision near the junction with Colonel’s Walk.

He said the driver of the Volkswagen, a man aged in his thirties, was taken to hospital.