Mansfield roads affected by RTCs

Traffic has been tailing back in the Mansfield area this afternoon (Tuesday 23rd July) as two separate road traffic collisions occurred.

Police were called to attend an incident on the A60 Nottingham Road at around 2pm following a collision between a van and a car.

This occurred at the junction with Waverley Road.

The road was closed temporarily and traffic diverted but it was re-opened shortly after 3pm.

The male driver of the car was taken to hospital with what were believed to be minor injuries.

Meanwhile Sandlands Way, near Asda, has been blocked by an overturned vehicle.

This incident happened at around 2.30pm.

The male driver of the vehicle was taken to hospital but was not believed to be seriously injured.