Man trapped after cars collide in Harrogate

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A man had to be cut free from a vehicle in the Pannal area of Harrogate following a collision with another car.

Firefighters were called to the scene of the collision on the A61 at 5.51pm yesterday where they used hydraulic cutting equipment and hand tools to release the man who was trapped.

The man was then taken to hospital suffering from head and back injuries. A woman in the other car was also taken to hospital with possible back injuries.