Car flips onto roof in crash on 'wintry' Scarborough to Whitby road

A car flipped onto its roof after a crash on the road from Scarborough to Whitby today.

By Sarah Fitton
Saturday, 10th April 2021, 5:46 pm
Updated Saturday, 10th April 2021, 5:50 pm

Police were called to the A171 at Pond Hill at 11.10am after the two-car accident.

One of the cars - a grey Hyundai i30 - ended up on its roof.

Officers said neither the people inside the Hyundai nor those in the other car involved - a red Citroen C1 - were seriously injured.

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The road was shut for around three hours while emergency services worked at the scene and the vehicles were recovered.

Police said cars caught up in tailbacks were turned around and described the weather conditions as "wintry".

Anyone who saw the crash is being asked to call police on 101, select option one, and speak to the force control room, quoting reference NYP-10042021-0131.