Firefighters cut elderly man and woman free after car overturns in Harrogate

Credit Mark Hunter
Credit Mark Hunter

Two people had to be cut free by emergency service crews yesterday after their car overturned in central Harrogate.

Both the driver and passenger were in their mid seventies and were hospitalised with minor injuries after a single vehicle collision on Cheltenham Parade at roughly 5pm on Saturday (July 28).

Credit Mark Hunter

Credit Mark Hunter

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Crews from Harrogate and Knaresborough used hydraulic cutting gear and hand tools to free the pair from the VW Tiguan, which had rolled and landed on it’s side close to North Bar and Cardamom Black.