Car and lorry collide on A1(M)

TWO people were taken to hospital this morning (Wednesday) following a collision between a car and a lorry on the A1(M).Ambulance crews were called to the northbound carriageway at 5.32am, after the car collided with the rear of the lorry between junctio

TWO people were taken to hospital this morning (Wednesday) following a collision between a car and a lorry on the A1(M).

Ambulance crews were called to the northbound carriageway at 5.32am, after the car collided with the rear of the lorry between junction 6, Welwyn and Junction 7 Knebworth.

Ambulance service spokesman Gary Sanderson said: "On our arrival the car was embedded in the rear of the lorry which was on the hard shoulder.

"The driver, a man, freed himself prior to our arrival and the front seat passenger, a woman, required freeing by the paramedics and the fire service. Both were conveyed to the Lister hospital in Stevenage, both received minor injuries.


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