Man taken to hospital after crash on busy road

The scene in Church Street, Murton, following a crash on Thursday night.
The scene in Church Street, Murton, following a crash on Thursday night.

A man was taken to hospital by paramedics following a road smash last night.

Two vehicles collided close to a junction in Church Street, near Dalton Park shopping centre, at about 9.30pm.

Emergency services including police rushed to the scene, with the road closed off for a period of time.

It is not yet known how serious the driver's condition is.