Fire crews rescue casualty after two-vehicle crash at crossroads near Broughton

Firefighter using cutters to cut up car

Firefighter using cutters to cut up car - Credit: Cambs Fire Service

Firefighters had to free a casualty following an accident involving two vehicles yesterday (Thursday) morning.

Firefighters had to free a casualty following an accident involving two vans yesterday (Thursday) morning.

The crash happened at the crossroads at the end of School Lane, Broughton, at about 8.40am.

The vans, a Mercedes and a Peugeot, both ended up in a ditch, a police spokesman said.

Fire crews from Huntingdon and Chatteris were sent and helped to free one of those involved.


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A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said its medics treated a man in his 30s who had an injury to his pelvis.

He was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. The other driver was not hurt, said the police spokesman.

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The vans were recovered by 10.40am.

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