Two people hospitalised after four vehicle collision on A141

11:22 24 January 2013

Fire engine

Fire engine

Archant

TWO people were hospitalised after a four vehicle road traffic collision yesterday evening on the A141.

Two crews from March, one crew from Wisbech and a rescue vehicle from Huntingdon were called to a road traffic collision on the A141, Hobbs Lots Bridge, in Ring’s End.

Firefighters used specialist cutting equipment to release one man who was trapped in a vehicle.

The East of England Ambulance Service were called at 17.49 and the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) also attended the scene.

An ambulance service spokesperson said: “All emergency services did brilliantly to free a man with a head injury who was trapped and quickly stabilise him. He was taken to Addenbrookes Hospital via land with an EAAA escort, where his condition is not thought to be life threatening.”

A second patient was transported to Peterborough City Hospital suffering with chest pain.

The stretch of road remained closed for most of the night.

0 comments

12:03
Judge Rinder, Kay v Julie.

Animal sanctuary owner Kay Mitchell is refusing to hand over a dog in her care despite being told to do so by a judge on a TV show because she doesn’t think the owner is “fit to have him.”

11:50
Taxi sign

Charges are set to rise across a raft of services at Fenland District Council after its Overview and Scrutiny Committee recommended increases set out at its meeting this week.

Yesterday, 17:39
The outside of Wendreda House. Picture: Steve Williams.

Two men are in custody tonight following the discovery of a sophisticated cannabis operation inside a million pound mansion in March.

19 minutes ago
John Rothwell with the world's only three-wheel Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Replica which he has built himself.  Photo: Phil Mynott.

A jeweller has built the world’s first Chitty Chitty Bang Bang tricycle.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition