An 80 year-old woman has been hospitalised after a car accident in Gildersome this afternoon.
Two vehicles - a black Mercedes and a white Ford C-Max - collided at the Town Street junction just before noon today.
The woman is understood to have suffered a cut to her arm but is otherwise unharmed. She was taken to hospital as a precaution and there were no other injuries.
Traffic in the area is gradually returning to normal.