POLICE are appealing for dash-cam footage and witnesses following two collisions involving a road-sweeper in North Craven on Saturday.

At 11.34am officers were called to a collision involving a red, Volkswagen Lupo and the road-sweeper on the B6480 at High Bentham near to the junction of Bent Lane.

The woman driver of the Lupo was taken to Airedale Hospital with a suspected rib fracture.

Emergency services attended and were dealing with the injured driver of the Lupo when the road-sweeper left the scene but later crashed on the A65 at Austwick, causing serious injury to the driver, including a fractured ankle, a broken rib and fractured vertebrae.

He was also taken to Airedale Hospital.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision in either location, the manner of driving of either vehicle or who may have dash-cam footage that could assist the police investigation, to come forward.

Anyone with any information is asked to telephone police on the non-emergency 101 number and talk to the force control room, quoting reference number12190042962 or contact Andrew.Ingram@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk