PHOTO: Motorist crashes into frozen stream in Derbyshire

A man was taken into hospital after he became trapped in his car when it crashed into a ledge over a frozen stream in Derbyshire.

Monday, 15th February 2016, 10:22 am
Updated Monday, 15th February 2016, 3:50 pm
Image of the scene after a car accident on the ice in Derbyshire

Derbyshire Fire Service were called to rescue the casualty from the vehicle on Chesterfield Road, near Rowsley, at around 9.10pm last night (February 14).A service spokesman said the crews stabilised the car and the man was able to get out by himself.By 10pm he was in the hands of the ambulance service and en route to hospital.

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