Van crashes into railings

Police were called out on Sunday afternoon
Police were called out on Sunday afternoon

Emergency services were called to Stainsacre Lane in Whitby after a van hit the railings at a pedestrian island.

Police and fire crews from Whitby and Robin Hood’s Bay headed to the scene just after 2pm yesterday.

The driver of the Vauxhall Vivaro freed himself from the van and was treated by paramedics, while the fire crews made the vehicle safe.