A DRIVER was treated by paramedics after their car left the road and ended up on a grass verge.

Fire crews from Helmsley and Thirsk attended the accident near Hawnby, at about 6.52pm yesterday.

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Fire Service said: "Upon arrival, they found a car which had left the road and come to rest on the grass verge.

"The driver was out of the vehicle upon arrival, so crews assisted police and paramedics at the scene."