Dramatic pictures show lorry flipped on its side after serious crash
Part of the A638 Chancery Road was closed for hours this morning, after a serious lorry crash. The crash, which happened on the roundabout near to Leeds Road, Ossett, left the lorry driver with minor injuries and he was taken to hospital for a check-up. It is understood that no one else was injured in the crash, which was reported to police at 6.47am today, Wednesday, January 5.
For more traffic and travel news from YorkshireLive, click here. A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: “Police were called at 6.47 to a report a lorry was in collision with a lamppost on the A638 Chancery Road in Ossett. “The driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital for a checkup.”
Photos from the scene show the lorry overturned with a large fuel spillage on the road, and a number of recovery vehicles in attendance.
The lorry was eventually able to be removed from the carriageway and the eastbound stretch reopened at around 10.45am.
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