Car bursts into flames after Winnats Pass crash

Winnats Pass has reopened after a two-car crash this morning.

Monday, 23rd May 2016, 2:29 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd May 2016, 3:43 pm
One of the cars on fire. Picture posted by Janine Claire Langley on the Buxton Advertiser's Facebook page.
One of the cars on fire. Picture posted by Janine Claire Langley on the Buxton Advertiser's Facebook page.

Emergency services were called to the collision, which involved an Audi and a Citroen, at 8.20am.

One of the cars was on fire and a man was taken to hospital in Stoke.

A Derbyshire police spokesman said his injuries are not life-threatening.

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It is not clear exactly how the crash happened.

The road was closed for about six hours.