Woman taken to hospital after car crash in Ripon

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A woman was taken to hospital after a two car smash in Ripon.

Ambulance and fire crews were called to the incident near Studley Park Deer Closure at 12.37pm yesterday.

The elderly female driver of a Toyota was trapped in the car as a result of injuries and her age in the crash.

Crews from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service helped remove her from the car, where she was placed on to a spinal board by paramedics.

She was suffering from back injuries and taken to hospital.

The driver of the other a car- a Volkswagen Sharan - is believed to have been uninjured.