Man cut from crash car

A motorist was cut free from his car by fire-fighters after a crash in Ruswarp village on Thursday afternoon.

The 56 year-old from Ruswarp was driving a Peugeot on the High Street when the incident with the Mercedes Sprinter van occurred at around 4.45pm.

He was a local man and was taken to Scarborough Hospital for assessment. Both men suffered slight injuries.

Police closed the road for around two hours.