Motorists cut free after A66 collision

The emergency services were called to a serious collision on A66 near Scotch Corner this morning.

The incident was reported at about 8.30am.

Police and fire crews from Richmond and Darlington responded to the collision involving a wagon and a van.

The van had rolled onto its side.

Two people where trapped inside and had to be released by fire crews using a rope ratchet and a glass cutter.