Emergency services tend to three incidents within an hour on hectic Friday night in Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 14:59 05 June 2017 | UPDATED: 14:59 05 June 2017

The scene of the accident on Churchill Road on June 2. PHOTO: Ian Carter

The scene of the accident on Churchill Road on June 2. PHOTO: Ian Carter

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The emergency services were busy in the Wisbech area over the weekend.

The East of England Air Ambulance landed on Wisbech Park after a collision on Churchill Road. PHOTO: Ian CarterThe East of England Air Ambulance landed on Wisbech Park after a collision on Churchill Road. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Police received calls to three incidents within one hour on Friday (June 2), with one requiring the help of the East of England Air Ambulance Service.

An air ambulance was called to Churchill Road at 7.58pm after a car struck a pedestrian – a female.

The scene of an accident on Sutton Road, Wisbech, on June 2. PHOTO: Fen CopsThe scene of an accident on Sutton Road, Wisbech, on June 2. PHOTO: Fen Cops

The ambulance landed in Wisbech Park and the woman was then flown to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn with serious injuries.

Roughly half an hour after that, at 7.35pm, officers were called to Sutton Road in Leverington after a black Seat Ibiza left the road and entered a ditch.

The scene after a car struck a BT pole on Wolf Lane, Leverington. PHOTO: Fen CopsThe scene after a car struck a BT pole on Wolf Lane, Leverington. PHOTO: Fen Cops

And just 20 minutes later (7.57pm) police attended an incident on Wolf Lane, Leverington, after a silver Ford struck a BT pole.

Two people were taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, one with serious injuries.


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