Car rolls into garden as collision blocks bridge

Emergency services were called to deal with a collision at Boots Bridge, Manea. The B1093 Manea Road from the traffic...

Emergency services were called to deal with a collision at Boots Bridge, Manea. The B1093 Manea Road from the traffic lights on the A141 was closed. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: Archant

One of two cars involved in a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, today landed on its side in a nearby garden.

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris

Emergency services were called to the accident black mid-afternoon: it is not thought anyone was seriously injured.

“Emergency services are currently dealing with an RTC; the B1093 Manea Road from the traffic lights on the A141 will be closed,” said Fenland Police.

Passers-by helped the occupants of both vehicles prior to police arrived.

District councillor Charlie Marks turned up at the scene of the collision.

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris


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He posted to a Facebook forum that “the whole road layout needs looking into. The million plus spent on the bridge has only made things in my mind.”

He added: “As councillor for Manea it’s out of my ward but I will be following this up with CCC highways again. Mind you it took over a year to get funding for two more posts to stop the give way signs blowing round.”

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby...

Police attended a collision near Boots Bridge, Manea, on Sunday November 1. One of the cars involved landed in a nearby garden. Picture; TERRY HARRIS - Credit: © Terry Harris

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