Police van crashes

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TWO police officers had to be taken to hospital after their van hit a bridge in Harrogate on Sunday morning.

The driver and front-seat passenger were answering an emergency call at 7.30am when the collision happened on the bridge at Skipton Road, near the junction with Grove Park Terrace.

They were treated for minor leg injuries at Harrogate District Hospital.

An investigation into the collision, which involved a marked Vauxhall Vivaro, is being carried out.