Cyclist crashes into back of car

A cyclist was taken to hospital with minor injuries after crashing into the back of a car in Starbeck yesterday evening (Wednesday).

Passing firefighters stopped to help at the scene, giving the man first aid until paramedics arrived.

The crash happened shortly after 6pm, at the junciton of Prospect Road the Henry Peacock pub.

An air ambulance attended the scene but left without the cyclist who was taken by road ambulance to Harrogate District Hospital.