Two hospitalised as crash closes Stevenage road

The scene of the crash in Rectory Lane, Stevenage. Picture by Gary Sanderson, East of England Ambula

The scene of the crash in Rectory Lane, Stevenage. Picture by Gary Sanderson, East of England Ambulance Service - Credit: Archant

TWO women have been taken to hospital and a road shut after a crash this morning (Wednesday).

Emergency services were called to Rectory Lane in Stevenage after a car and a van collided at about 9.40am.

A woman driving a red Rover 25 was suffering from hand and chest pains following the crash while a woman travelling in a white Ford Ranger van received neck and back injuries.

Both women have been taken to Lister Hospital in Stevenage for treatment.

The road was blocked as a result of the crash and has shut from the junction with Chestnut Lane up to Weston Road.

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