A VAN driver escaped serious injury when his vehicle careered through this wall.
The crash happened on Meltham Road at the junction with Crosland Factory Lane, between Netherton and Meltham, at 8.10am yesterday.
The panel van destroyed a large section of the wall.
Nobody was injured in the collision but the road was closed for a short time.
Drivers faced hold-ups on the M62 at lunchtime yesterday after an accident near Chain Bar.
The eastbound carriageway was closed for a time after two vehicles collided in the section affected by roadworks.