Two taken to hospital after South Shore crash

A man and a woman suffered head and face injuries after they were involved in a crash in South Shore, say fire services.

Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 11:08 am
Updated Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 11:13 am
Fire crews say they arrived to find one person was still trapped in the blue Citroen Berlingo van.

Emergency services were called after a van crashed into a garden wall on Faringdon Avenue at around 6.20pm on Tuesday, June 26.

Fire crews say they arrived to find one person was still trapped in the blue Citroen Berlingo van.

A spokesman for the fire service said: "There were two people in the vehicle when it crashed into a garden wall.

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"An air ambulance which was passing was diverted and assisted us in rescuing the trapped person.

"A man and a woman were taken to hospital via land ambulance.

"They suffered head injuries and cuts to their heads and faces, but are not believed to be seriously injured."

The road was blocked for around an hour.