Newborn baby in vehicle which crashed near York

The junction to Gate Helmsley with the A166. Photograph © Google Street View
23 Aug 2020 @ 6.14 pm
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An 11-day-old baby was in a car that crashed near York today (Sunday).

Thankfully the baby was unhurt.

Fire crews from York and Huntington were called to the accident at Gate Helmsley at 11.40am.

It involved a Mitsubishi towing a caravan and a Mercedes car.

The fire crews dealt with a coolant leak and carried out traffic management until police arrived.

A North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson said: “A 50-year-old female complaining of chest pains was checked by paramedics along with an 11-day-old baby who had no obvious signs of injury.”