This is when the A141 in Cambridgeshire is due to reopen after head-on horror crash involving car and tractor

The A141 in Cambridgeshire remains closed after a horrific head-on crash involving a car, a tractor and a lorry today.

Wednesday, 28th November 2018, 12:36 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 10:00 pm
The scene of the crash on the A141 this afternoon - Photo: Terry Harris

One person has been taken to hospital following the crash, which took place at 5.10am today, Wednesday November 28, but has sadly died.

A blue Toyota collided with a yellow JCB tractor head-on, an HGV following sustaining minimal damage.

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The A141 Isle of Ely Way is closed both ways from Bridge Street to B1093 Old Station Way, Chatteris to Wimblington.

Police say they are currently awaiting specialist removal equipment to recover the vehicles. The current estimated opening time is 3pm.

There is a detour in operation - through Doddington along Doddington Road and the B1093.

A police spokesman said there were long delays in the area and motorists should avoid it if possible while the closure remains in place.

The scene of the crash on the A141 this afternoon - Photo: Terry Harris