BREAKING NEWS: Stretch of A617 closed after van and car collide

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A van and a car have collided on the A617 at the Temple Normanton slip road.

Emergency services were called to the crash just after noon today (Friday, June 20).

A Mercedes van hit the back of an Audi car, which had run out of fuel.

The male van driver suffered abdominal injuries.

He was taken by air ambulance to Northern General Hospital.

Police have closed the road at the slip road and diversions are in place.