Tractor driver injured in Coxbench crash

A TRACTOR driver had to be taken to hospital after a collision with another vehicle knocked him out of the cockpit and onto the road.

The driver was travelling on Audley Lane in Coxbench at 9.40am last Tuesday when he collided with a Mitsubishi Shogun.

The tractor driver suffered from abdominal injuries and was taken to Royal Derby Hospital. He has since been released.