Police in accident appeal

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a car accident on Christmas Day left the 23-year-old driver in a serious condition. The white Vauxhall Corsa was travelling along Wallington Road, near Clothall Common in Baldock. The vehicle was turning round the

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a car accident on Christmas Day left the 23-year-old driver in a serious condition.

The white Vauxhall Corsa was travelling along Wallington Road, near Clothall Common in Baldock. The vehicle was turning round the right hand bend when it lost control, swerved onto a grassy area and crashed into a tree.

At 2.30pm police were called to the scene and one lane was closed. The Highways Agency was informed, the fire service was called and at 4.30pm the car was removed.

The driver was taken to Lister Hospital after sustaining a serious head injury. However the Baldock man recovered and was discharged on Sunday.


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The reason behind the crash is unknown at this time. Boards were put up appealing for witnesses due to the severity of the accident and police are urging those who know anything to contact them.

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