Driver seriously injured as van hits telegraph pole in Bradford

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

Tong Lane. Picture: Google.

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

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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.