Man trapped as van and heavy goods vehicle collides on A1 near Wakefield

A man was trapped after a van and heavy goods vehicle collided today

Monday, 24th July 2017, 5:03 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:01 pm
The collision occurred on the A1 near Wakefield.

Firefighters rushed to the A1 motorway between junctions 38 to 39 northbound near Wakefield after 12.14pm.

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West Yorkhire Fire and Rescue Service said that a man was extricated by its staff and passed over to ambulance paramedics.

Crews from South Kirkby and Adwick attended and one from Cleckheaton turned back as it was not required.