Lorry crashes through front of Rising Sun pub

Rising Sun pub in North Bradley
Image caption The lorry was removed from the front of the pub leaving a big hole

A lorry driver has smashed through the front wall of a pub in Wiltshire.

The crash, which happened at the Rising Sun in North Bradley near Trowbridge at about 06:00 GMT, left a huge hole in the front of the building.

Wiltshire Police said the driver was taken to Bath's Royal United Hospital for treatment to his injuries, which are not thought to be serious.

Nobody was inside at the time of the crash, officers said. The building has been deemed to be structurally safe.

The road next to the pub was closed for several hours but has since reopened.

Image copyright Josh Kirkham
Image caption Police were called early in the morning to the crash
Image caption The lorry driver was not seriously hurt

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