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Investigation after accodent in Whitehall Road, Wyke, Bradford, at about 5.45am on Monday August 6
10:00am Tuesday 7th August 2012 in News
A driver was taken to hospital when his car was involved in a crash with an ambulance on emergency call.
The accident involving a Subaru car, happened in Whitehall Road, Wyke , Bradford, at about 5.45am yesterday.
A spokesman for Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (YASNHST), said: “At the time of the collision the ambulance was responding to an emergency call using lights and sirens.
“As soon as the incident was reported we immediately sent a Rapid Response Vehicle and two ambulances to the scene and a resource was also dispatched to the original emergency call.”
The driver of the Subaru, suffered a “minor shoulder injury” and was taken to hospital as a precaution.
Commuters faced lengthy traffic queues after police closed Whitehall Road, a major route into Bradford, between Scholes and the junction with Huddersfield Road – known locally as Hellfire Crossroads.
A YASNHST spokesman said: “We will be working with the police to help with their investigation.”