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Woman in hospital after car and lorry crash in Margate this morning

Contributed by editor on Feb 04, 2017 - 09:40 AM

A woman has been freed from a car after a crash with lorry shortly before 5.30am this morning, 4 February.

 

 

 

Firefighters attended the collision in Belgrave Road, Margate.

 

Crews used hydraulic cutting gear to remove the roof of the car to free a woman who was trapped inside. She was transferred to a spinal board and taken to hospital by ambulance.

 

Two further casualties were out of the vehicles before firefighters arrived.

 

Spillage

 

Crews also cleared up a large diesel spillage on the roadway, caused as a result of a rupture in the lorry's fuel tank.

 

The road was closed between Marine Gardens and Belgrave Road during this incident.
 

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