Firefighters cut two people free from van after it careers into ditch in Stonely

Firefighters at the scene of the incident, in Stonely.

Firefighters at the scene of the incident, in Stonely. - Credit: Archant

A van overturned after careering into a ditch in Stonely this morning (Friday).

Firefighters from St Neots and Huntingdon, along with two crews from the East of England Ambulance Service, were called to a stretch of the B645 at about 10.30am.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said: “Firefighters arrived to find a van had overturned and collided with a tree. Using specialist cutting equipment they released two casualties.”

Paramedics assessed two people at the scene, a man and a woman, before they were taken to Hinchingbrooke Hospital. According to the ambulance service, their injuries were not serious.

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