Fire crews rescue two casualties trapped in car

Two car collision in Horton (Barnoldswick/Bracewell turn off)
Two car collision in Horton (Barnoldswick/Bracewell turn off)

A teenager and another man had to be cut free from the wreckage of their vehicle after a serious two-car collision on the A59.

Fire crews, paramedics and police were called to the Barnoldswick/Bracewell turn off in the vicinity of Yarlside Lane, Horton, near Skipton, just before 6 pm today (Tuesday).

There were four casualties in total, but firefighters from Earby and Barnoldswick used hydraulic equipment to rescue two males - one in his teens and the other an older gentleman.