Four hospitalised – including young child – following crash involving suspected drink driver

PUBLISHED: 11:10 14 November 2020 | UPDATED: 11:10 14 November 2020

A 27-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after this crash on Norwich Road in  on November 11.  Four people, including one young child, were rushed to hospital. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READER

A 27-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after this crash on Norwich Road in on November 11. Four people, including one young child, were rushed to hospital. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READER

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Four people, including one young child, were rushed to hospital following a head-on car crash involving a suspected drink driver.

A 27-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after this crash on Norwich Road in  on November 11.  Four people, including one young child, were rushed to hospital. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READERA 27-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after this crash on Norwich Road in on November 11. Four people, including one young child, were rushed to hospital. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READER

A 27-year-old man from Wisbech was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after the crash on Norwich Road in the town on November 11.

Police were called at around 5.50pm after the collision between a Peugeot 307 and Honda Accord which left an infant passenger with injuries.

A spokesperson for Cambridgeshire Constabulary said: “A child who was a passenger in the Honda received minor injuries as a result of the collision.

“A 27-year-old man from Wisbech, who is believed to have been driving the Peugeot, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving. He has since been released under investigation.”

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “Two ambulances were sent to Norwich Road, Wisbech shortly before 6pm following reports of road traffic collision.

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“One woman was transported to Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance for further assessment and care; two adults and an infant were also conveyed to hospital by other means.”


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