Four injured in Masham road accident

Four people were taken to hospital after a road accident near Masham.

They were injured when two vehicles collided on the A6108 near Masham at around 1.05pm on Saturday, July 9.

Firefighters from Masham, Ripon and Leyburn were called to the scene of the crash. They rescued three people trapped in one of the vehicle and a fourth from the other vehicle.

Paramedics from the air and road ambulances treated them at the scene and all four were later transferred to hospital by road.

However a spokesman for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service said their injuries were not life-threatening and they were all sent home later that day.