UPDATE: One person seriously injured in A47 crash near Peterborough

One person has been seriously injured in a crash on the A47 at Thorney this morning.

Monday, 23rd August 2021, 12:03 pm
The road remains closed while emergency services work at the scene

Emergency services were called at 8.40am to the incident, which involved a car, a van and a lorry.

A police spokesman said: “Officers, paramedics, fire crews and the air ambulance have all attended the collision, which involved a car, a van and a HGV.

“A man who was driving the car has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

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“The road has been closed while the incident is ongoing.”

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service added: “We were called at 8.40am with reports of a collision on the A47, Thorney.

“We sent two ambulances, a rapid response vehicle, an ambulance officer and Magpas Air Ambulance.

“One person was taken to Peterborough City Hospital by land ambulance for further care.”