A61 Ripon bypass shut after woman injured in crash

The accident happened on the Ripon bypass just before 12pm today
The accident happened on the Ripon bypass just before 12pm today

Firefighters have freed a woman who was trapped in a car following a crash on the Ripon bypass.

The road remains closed for accident investigation work following the accident just before 12pm, which involved a Vauxhall Corsa and a Toyota Rav4.

The woman was taken to Leeds General Infirmary.

North Yorkshire Police said the road could be closed for a "few hours."