POLICE were called after a car lost control and crashed into a bus stop this morning.

At around 9.05am today (November 28) police were made aware of an incident on Upper Sheffield Road, Barnsley.

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “It is reported that a blue Ford Mondeo lost control and skidded into a bus stop.

“It is believed the back tyre of the car may have popped causing the collision.

“The driver of the Mondeo was taken to hospital, his injuries are not thought to be serious.”