Man injured in car crash on A1

A 40-year-old man has suffered spine injuries after a car crash on the A1 near Ranby.

Emergency services had to cut the driver from his grey Ford Mondeo shortly after 7am this morning (Monday 1st October).

He was taken to Bassetlaw Hospital where he is currently receiving treatment. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Fire crews from Worksop, Retford and a specialist team from Tuxford attended the scene, half a mile north from the A620 turning for Retford.

The road was closed for just over an hour and was re-opened at 8.30am.