Man taken to hospital following crash on A66

Part of the A66 near Stainburn. Credit: Google Maps

A man has been taken to hospital following a crash on the A66 near Stainburn.

The crash happened just after 8am on Sunday 12 August.

Police said the man, who is local and in his sixties, was freed from his car by firefighters and was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

His car was the only vehicle involved.

The road has since re-opened in both directions.