Fire crews cut person from vehicle after crash

@AmboOfficer tweeted this photo of the scene

@AmboOfficer tweeted this photo of the scene - Credit: Archant

Fire crews had to cut a man from a vehicle after a collision this morning (Tuesday).

Emergency services work to free a man trapped in a car free

Emergency services work to free a man trapped in a car free - Credit: Archant

The crash, involving two vehicles, happened around 10am on the Hitchin Road, near Pirton village.

An air ambulance attended the scene

An air ambulance attended the scene - Credit: Archant

Three people were taken to Lister hospital by ambulance with non life threatening injuries. A man and a woman in one car suffered minor injuries, while a man, who had to be cut out of his vehicle, was taken to the hospital with hip injuries.

Ambulance officer Gary Sanderson, who attended the collision, said: “All three casualties were treated and stabilised by land and air ambulance crews before they were taken to hospital for further care.”

The incident was declared over by 11.15am.


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