Car collides with lorry

An accident occurred between a car and a bin lorry at approximately 12.30 pm and a woman had to be cut free from her vehicle and taken to hospital with serious injuries.

A 26-year-old woman was injured after her car collided with a bin lorry at speed.  Emergency services responded promptly to the scene including two fire crews, Police and Ambulance crews.

Police closed the roads whilst fire crews secured the vehicles and helped free the woman from her vehicle.  Ambulance staff including a rapid response unit treated the woman whilst she was being cut from the vehicle and later took her to the nearest General Hospital.

A Police spokeswoman said: “Police attended the scene of a road traffic collision where a 26-year-old woman suffered serious injuries but they are not thought to be life threatening.”


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