Queen Street, Hitchin, blocked after bus and car collide on Friday afternoon

POLICE and ambulance crews are currently dealing with an accident in Hitchin in Queen Street at the junction with Portmill Lane where a car has collided with a bus. Queen Street is currently blocked and the driver of the bus and a passenger are being trea

POLICE and ambulance crews are currently dealing with an accident in Hitchin in Queen Street at the junction with Portmill Lane where a car has collided with a bus.

Queen Street is currently blocked and the driver of the bus and a passenger are being treated for minor injuries.

Emergency services were called at 4pm to the incident and remain there. Paramedics are treating the bus driver for a neck injury and a woman passenger for cuts on her legs.

Police are currently waiting for the bus to be removed by another driver and the car, an Audi A4, to be recovered by the breakdown services.