Road re-opened after car careers into ditch in Ramsey


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Emergency services were called to Ramsey this morning (Wednesday) after a car careered into a ditch.

The East of England Ambulance Service was called to the B1040, St Mary’s Road, in Ramsey St Mary’s, at about 8.20am after reports that a Volkswagen had left the road and ended up in a ditch.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service was also called to the scene and helped to free the driver, understood to be a man in his 20s, from the car.

A spokesman for East of England Ambulance Service said: “An ambulance attended and treated a man in his 20s who was trapped.

He was taken to Peterborough City Hospital for further care. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.”

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The B1040 was closed at it’s junction with Ugg Mere Court Road while emergency services cleared the scene. It re-opened at 11am.

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