Two car crash takes out A505 lamppost

PUBLISHED: 11:25 31 August 2012

The scene of the accident on the A505 on Friday morning.

The scene of the accident on the A505 on Friday morning.


TWO cars collided on the A505 on Friday taking out a lamppost.

Police were called to reports of a crash involving a grey BMW and silver Vauxhall Zafira on the roundabout near Royston’s Little Chef restaurant at 8.18am.

The BMW careered into the lamppost leaving it at a 45 degree angle with wires exposed.

Hertfordshire Highways was called to make it safe and police say the incident was over by 10.27am.


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