Head on smash closes Nelson road

The scene of the crash
The scene of the crash

A head on smash between a car and a camper van has closed Leeds Road in Nelson.

The accident involving a blue VW Golf and a white and silver Mercedes camper van occurred at approximately 3-40pm close to Alexander Street and the petrol station.

Police said the road is currently closed while the vehicles are recovered but it is believed any injuries to drivers and passengers of the two vehicles are minor.