Three vehicle crash on A1(M)

A MOTORIST was seriously injured when his car was involved in a crash involving another vehicle and a lorry on the A1(M) in Doncaster today.

Emergency services were called to the smash between junction 36, Warmsworth, and junction 35, the M18 turn off, of the southbound carriageway.

The crash happened when a white Mercedes lorry collided with a blue Honda CRV. A red Seat Leon the collided with the Honda.

The driver of the Honda, a 56-year-old man from Retford, sustained serious chest and head injuries. He was taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary and detained, police said.

A 30-year-old man from Middlesbrough, who was driving the Seat, suffered minor back injuries.

The lorry driver, a 48-year-old man from Nuneaton was not injured.

Police are appealing for those who witnessed the crash which happened just before 12.10am to call 0114 220 2020 quoting incident 10 of February 28.