Man taken to hospital after Preston New Road crash

A man was trapped in his car after it overturned on a roundabout on Preston New Road, say police.
A man was trapped in his car after it overturned on a roundabout on Preston New Road, say police.

A man was trapped in his car after it overturned on a roundabout on Preston New Road, say police.

The man, who was driving a black Range Rover ended up on the Whitehills roundabout at around 9.40am on Thursday, January 18.

Firefighters used cutting equipment to release the man before he was handed over to the care of paramedics.

A spokesman for the police said: "We received reports of a minor injuries accident.

"Fire ambulance and police attended the scene after the vehicle overturned on the roundabout.

"A male driver was trapped in his car.

"The roundabout was shut for some time to allow for recovery.

"There may be some delays around the area."

The man is said to a have suffered serious injuries including breaks to his back and neck.