Major Hitchin road closed in both directions after serious crash

PUBLISHED: 12:48 03 July 2020 | UPDATED: 13:56 03 July 2020

Stotfold Road is closed in both directions - motorists are advised to avoid the area. Picture: Archant

Stotfold Road is closed in both directions - motorists are advised to avoid the area. Picture: Archant

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A major Hitchin road is closed this afternoon after a serious crash – and motorists are asked to avoid the area.

Emergency services – including a fire crew – are currently at the scene of a major collision in Stotfold Road, between Hitchin and Stotfold, which has closed the carriageway in both directions.

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The entire road remains closed, from the Icknield Way junction in Letchworth, down to Hitchin.

A Herts police spokesperson said: “Police were called at around 11.45am today (3 July) following a road traffic collision in Stotfold Road, Hitchin.

“Three vehicles were reported to have been involved. Damage was also caused to a house during the incident.

“Officers are currently on scene, alongside colleagues from the fire and ambulance services, and road closures remain in place while they work at the scene.”


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