Man stuck in 10ft deep ditch after car flipped on major road near Leeds

A man was stuck in a 10ft deep ditch after his car left the road near Leeds.

York Road, Wetherby. Pic: Google.
York Road, Wetherby. Pic: Google.

Firefighters were called to York Road, Wetherby, at around 11pm last night (Wednesday) to rescue the man.

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His car had slid off the road and flipped onto its side into the ditch.

Crews from North and West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Services used a triple extension ladder to guide the man out of the ditch after he became trapped.

He was treated by paramedics.