Serious crash shuts Fletton Avenue in both directions in Peterborough

A serious car crash shut Fletton Avenue in Peterborough in both directions today.

Thursday, 15th November 2018, 6:11 am
Updated Thursday, 15th November 2018, 8:36 am
The scene of the crash in Fletton Avenue, Peterborough. Photo: John Antoine Lee

The crash took place at around 5.30am and involved a single vehicle.

The A605 Fletton Avenue is closed both ways from A15 London Road to Queens Road.

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Police, ambulance and fire services are in attendance.

Eyewitnesses told the Peterborough Telegraph one passenger got out of the car after the crash before fire crews were able to release the driver.

Police at the scene said the driver has been taken to hospital but injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Debris has been spread for some distance along Fletton Avenue.

The scene of the crash in Fletton Avenue, Peterborough. Photo: John Antoine Lee

The road reopened at 7.37am.

Emergency Services in Fletton Avenue today. Photo: @icypixel