A WOMAN has been taken to hospital with pelvic injuries following a crash involving a car and a tractor.

Police said the incident, involving a Citroen and a tractor, happened in Brokenstone Road, Blackburn, at 7.50am this morning.

Officers said there were road closures at the junctions with Horden View, Coverdale Drive and Gib Lane. But they have all since re-opened.

The woman, who is in her 30s, was cut out of the car by firefighters.


Her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The driver of the tractor is not thought to be injured.

Police, paramedics, firefighters and highways staff were all at the scene.

Investigation work is being carried out and a fuel spillage is being cleared up.

Motorists are being advised to avoid the area.