Woman trapped in car in ditch following two-car crash

15:37 25 March 2014

Rescue crews attempt to free the woman from the car.

Rescue crews attempt to free the woman from the car.

Archant

A woman had to be freed after being trapped in a car on its side in a ditch following a two-car crash on a busy Cambridgeshire road.

Parmedics rushed to the incident at the Pidley Sheep Lane junction, near to the Raptor Centre, in the B1040 Somersham Road at about 9am today.

Magpas Helimedix worked alongside two Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Crews and EEAST Ambulance Crews to remove the patient safely from the vehicle.

The woman, in her 30s, suffered arm, chest and leg injuries. She was taken to Addenbrrokeā€™s Hospital where, on arrival, she was in a stable condition.

Police closed the B1040 and the B1086.

0 comments

More news stories

Yesterday, 16:22
Emese Allen has been nominated for a YOPEY award

A Wisbech student who helps care for two disabled people is in the running for a competition that awards young positive role models.

Yesterday, 10:32
Public meeting re changes to Upwell Post Office at Upwell village hall.Picture: Steve Williams.

Around 150 residents packed a public meeting on Friday to voice their concerns over plans to move Upwell Post Office into a village store.

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Wisbech rail. MP Steve Barclay with letter from Eric Pickles.

Local government minister Eric Pickles has told a fellow minister to get a move on to bring the Wisbech to March rail line back into service.

Yesterday, 17:40
Fountains food, Upwell.Picture; Steve Williams,

A massive energy efficient onion storage unit will be built by a Wisbech firm thanks to its second grant money pot awarded in less than two months.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition