Five injured after two car crash in Letheringsett, near Holt


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A woman suffered a serious leg injury and four others were hurt after a two car crash in Letheringsett, near Holt.

The serious road traffic collision happened on the A148 at Letheringsett on Tuesday.

A red BMW and a grey Volvo were in a collision at around 5.40pm in Holt Road near to the junction with Riverside Road.

Two rapid response cars, three ambulances, a paramedic officer and the East Anglian Air Ambulance were dispatched to the scene.

The female drivers of both cars received serious injuries and were taken to hospital.

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An ambulance spokesperson said: 'We worked closely with our emergency partners and the hospital to ensure that the casualties were assessed and treated has quickly as possible. All five casualties were conveyed to the Norfolk & Norwich Hospital - a female was airlifted after suffering a serious leg injury, another had a suspected fracture to their hand and three others suffered neck injuries.'

The road was blocked for almost six hours whilst emergency services dealt with the incident.

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Anyone who may have witnessed the collision should call PC Jeremy Blamire at at Swaffham Roads Policing on 101.

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