Child, 12, trapped in overturned car in A505 crash between Royston and Baldock

PUBLISHED: 10:02 16 September 2019 | UPDATED: 10:17 16 September 2019

A505 crash: A 12-year-old was trapped inside an overturned car which collided with a van on the A505 near Slip End. Picture: Archant

A505 crash: A 12-year-old was trapped inside an overturned car which collided with a van on the A505 near Slip End. Picture: Archant

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A 12-year-old was trapped inside an overturned car which has crashed with a van on the A505 between Royston and Baldock this morning.

Police were called at 8.10am this morning to the A505 southbound near Slip End to reports of the collision between a black VW van and a blue Kia Carens car - which overturned.

The child is believed to have sustained slight injuries.

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The road was closed by emergency services and reopened just after 9am.

A spokeswoman from the East of England Ambulance Service said: "We were called at 8.08am with reports of a collision on the A505.

"We sent the hazardous area response team, two ambulances and a rapid response vehicle.

"Two people were taken to Stevenage's Lister Hospital for further care."

Emergency services remain at the scene.


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