World Touring Car champion Rob Huff involved in collision in Newmarket. Two cut free by firefighters

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash - Credit: Archant

THIS was the scene that confronted Cambridgeshire rescue workers when they arrived in Newmarket following a four vehicle pile up on the London Road.

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash - Credit: Archant

At around 4.30pm yesterday Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Vijayasankar and Paramedic Carl Smith) arrived in Newmarket in the Magpas Helimedix Air Ambulance.

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash

World touring club champ Rob Huff among those injured in Newmarket crash - Credit: Archant

The Magpas team assessed all those involved and treated a man in his 40s, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles. They immobilised, administered pain relief and then escorted him in a land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s hospital, where on arrival he was in a stable condition.

The other patients were also taken by land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s.

It was revealed today that among the injured was world touring car champion Rob Huff whose £35,000 prized Chevrolet Camaro was written off in the accident.


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However he hopes to be fit to drive again this weekend at Brands Hatch.

Cambs fire service said their fire fighters had to cut two free from vehicles in what they described as a serious crash.

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