Man freed from car by fire service after collision with lorry in Hemsworth

A man became trapped in his car after he was involved in a collision with a lorry in Hemsworth. Picture: Google.
A man became trapped in his car after he was involved in a collision with a lorry in Hemsworth. Picture: Google.

A man became trapped in his car after he was involved in a collision with a lorry in Hemsworth.

Crews from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service had to free the man from his vehicle after the collision on Water Lane at around 7.45am this morning.

The man was transported to hospital by ambulance. His condition is not known.

In a statement, the service said: "Pumps from South Kirkby and Featherstone attended – Technical Rescue Unit from Cleckheaton was also mobilised but was not required."