Two taken to Peterborough hospital after car leaves carriageway at A1M spur junction with A14 in Cambridgeshire

Two people had to be cut free from a car after it left the A14 near its junction with the A1M in Cambridgeshire today.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a single-vehicle collision on the A14 in which two people were taken to hospital.

Police accident

Police accident

The incident happened at 11.11am on Tuesday, September 11, between the Spittals interchange and the A1 westbound at Alconbury.

Police attended the scene, along with paramedics and fire crews.

The vehicle involved, a silver Peugeot 206, left the road and two passengers of the car had to be cut free by firefighters.

Their injuries are not thought to be serious, but both passengers were taken to Peterborough City Hospital as a precaution.

One lane of the A14 was closed while the vehicle was recovered.

PC Gary Blane said: “The road was busy at the time of the collision and we’re keen to speak to anyone who witnessed what happened, or saw the vehicle before it left the carriageway."

Anyone with information should call 101 and ask to speak to PC Blane quoting CC-11092018-0167. Alternatively, visit www.cambs.police.uk/report.