Emergency services called to crash at car wash

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to a car wash after a vehicle drove into a wall.

The car crashed into a wall at the car wash Picture: Chris Bishop

The car crashed into a wall at the car wash Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to the IMO Car Wash on North Street, King's Lynn, just after 2.15pm yesterday.

A police spokesman said one woman was taken to hospital as a precaution, but no-one suffered serious injury in the incident. The car knocked down part of a wall and came to rest blocking the exit from the car wash.

The car which crashed into a wall at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop

The car which crashed into a wall at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

The crash appears to have occurred as the car was leaving the facility, on the junction with John Kennedy Road.

Norfolk fire and rescue service said firefighters used small gear to release one casualty from the car. Part of a wall had collapsed onto the vehicle.

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant


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An ambulance spokesman said: 'An ambulance and an ambulance officer vehicle were called to North Street King's Lynn shortly after 2pm following reports of a road traffic collision. One woman was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.'

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop

Emergency services at the car wash in King's Lynn Picture: Chris Bishop - Credit: Archant

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