POLICE and ambulance were called to a crash in Tranby Avenue in Osbaldwick, York, this morning.

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said the accident, involving a car and a van, happened at about 8.50am. The road was closed but has now been reopened.

The ambulance service were also called and sent a rapid response unit as well as an ambulance, but were stood down and the scene and did not take anyone to hospital, a spokesman confirmed.