Traffic build up as car ends up on roof in Stanley

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Road users may have experienced a heavy build up of traffic last night following a road traffic accident in Stanley Village.

The incident, on Derby Road, was reported to police at 8.10pm yesterday, after a red Vauxhall Astra swerved and ended up on it’s roof near the White Hart Pub.

It is believed that the car had swerved to avoid something in the road.

Paramedics and police attended the scene in which the 25-year-old driver was treated for a head injury.

The passenger of the car sustained no injuries.

The road was cleared by police and was fully open by 10.05pm.

No other vehicles were involved.