Elderly man cut from car after A1 crash


An 86-year-old man was cut from his car after a crash on the A1 near Boroughbridge.

A Ford Mondeo car left the A1 Northbound Carriageway, crashing into some trees on the embankment at around 6:15pm on Saturday (September 7).

The Fire Service used cutting equipment to remove the roof of the car and free the man.

He was transported to hospital by ambulance suffering from suspected collar bone and rib injuries.