Wakefield Trinity have confirmed that three of their players were involved in a car accident overnight, but are now safe.
The trio suffered minor injuries and spent the night in hospital. No injuries were life threatening.
A club statement reads:
“The club are aware of a road traffic accident that occurred at approximately 4pm in the Heath Common area yesterday.
“Police and Ambulance staff attended the scene, and the club are liaising with them to ascertain exactly what occurred. We hope everyone will wish the players a speedy recovery and respect their privacy at this time.
“There will be further information released as and when appropriate.”