Car turned over in Mirfield accident

The upturned vehicle on Pratt Lane, Mirfield.
The upturned vehicle on Pratt Lane, Mirfield.

A car was upturned when a motorist mistook his accelerator for his brake, witnesses have said.

Pratt Lane in Mirfield was closed for several hours this morning (Monday), while emergency services resolved the situation.

A police officer tends to the scene.

A police officer tends to the scene.

The driver, reportedly an elderly gentleman, left the vehicle unhurt but was shaken up by the incident.