Baldock road shut after five-vehicle crash near railway bridge

PUBLISHED: 14:17 10 November 2017 | UPDATED: 14:17 10 November 2017

Station Road in Baldock has been shut after a five-vehicle crash near the railway bridge.

Station Road in Baldock has been shut after a five-vehicle crash near the railway bridge.


A major road through Baldock has been shut by police after a five-vehicle crash this afternoon.

Officers were called at about 1.10pm to reports of a collision involving multiple vehicles in Station Road, close to the railway bridge.

A police spokeswoman said it is not thought anyone has been injured, but the road remains closed at this time – up to the Bygrave Road turning towards Ashwell.

The spokeswoman was unable to confirm any further details about the crash at this stage, but said investigations are on-going.


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