Driver suffers trauma injuries after bus and car crash in Leeds

There was a crash at Cranmer Bank in Leeds tonight.

There was a crash at Cranmer Bank in Leeds tonight.

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A MOTORIST has been taken to hospital with trauma injuries to his arms and legs after a collision with a bus in Leeds.

The incident happened on Cranmer Bank, Moortown at 6.30pm today.

Fire crews had to remove the driver of the car from the vehicle after the collision with a bus.

A West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “The male occupier of the car suffered trauma to his arms and legs and was extricated from the vehicle by fire service personnel and transported to hospital by ambulance.”

A passenger was treated at the scene by paramedics and the bus driver was also taken to hospital as a precaution.

Fire crews from Moortown and Cookridge attended the scene this evening.

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