Driver seriously injured as van hits telegraph pole in Bradford

Tong Lane. Picture: Google.
Tong Lane. Picture: Google.

A van driver suffered serious injuries in a road collision in Bradford today.

The 35-year-old’s Ford Transit Connect van came off Tong Lane and hit a telegraph pole at about 2am.

The driver is thought to have had a medical episode at the wheel.

A passenger suffered minor injuries in the crash, which happened while the van was heading in the direction of Birkenshaw.

Witnesses are asked to contact the police on 101.