Woman hurt in A19 crash

A WOMAN suffered head and chest injuries after a crash on the A19.

A black Vauxhall Corsa crashed into the central reservation at around 6.40am today.

One lane of the A19 southbound carriageway near the A689 turn off was closed for around an hour while the car was recovered.

The driver was taken to the University Hospital of James Cook, in Middlesbrough, by a member of the public complaining of head and chest injuries.