Man injured after car crashes into tree in Hemsworth

Southmoor Road, Hemsworth. Image: Google
Southmoor Road, Hemsworth. Image: Google

A MAN suffered a suspected broken leg after the car he was driving crashed into a a tree in Hemsworth.

Fire crews were called to Southmoor Road at Hemsworth at 4pm today (Weds Nov 29) after the car careered off the road and struck a tree.

The driver was cut free from the wreckage and taken to hospital by ambulance.

James Ward, watch commander at South Kirkby Fire Station, said the man suffered a suspected broken leg.