Driver airlifted to hospital after crash

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A driver had to be airlifted to hospital after a crash on the A1079 near Shiptonthorpe.

A 999 call was made to the police at 3.46pm last Sunday, after a collision between a Vauxhall Corsa and a tractor.

Road closures were put in place whilst the emergency services dealt with the collision. The male driver of the Corsa and a female front seat passenger in the car were treated by paramedics and taken to Hull Royal Infirmary with minor injuries. The driver was transported by air ambulance. It is not believed the tractor driver was injured. Call Humberside Police on 101 with information, quoting log number 546 of 16/06/14.