Man cut free from car after two-vehicle smash

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A MOTORIST was cut free from a car and taken to hospital after a two car smash.

Five fire appliances were called after the collision in the Hopper Terrace area of Shotton Colliery at around 1.20pm today, Friday December 13.

A man had to cut free from of the cars involved in the smash and was taken to hospital by ambulance at around 1.40pm.

Firefighters from Peterlee, Wheatley Hill and Bishop Auckland all attended the scene.