Lucky escape for motorist who crashed on the A1M in freezing conditions

Photo from David Minto (Traffic Constable) @TC174_NYP
3 Jan 2021 @ 2.41 am
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A motorist escaped from a crash on the on the A1M last night with only minor injuries.

It happened as heavy rain froze on untreated roads and pavements across North Yorkshire.

The car left the carriageway and ended up smashed in the verge.

Yorkshire Ambulance crews treated the occupant at the scene.

David Minto (Traffic Constable)@TC174_NYP said conditions were treacherous around Dishforth where the accident happened.

Treacherous conditions on the A1 – Photo from David Minto (Traffic Constable)