No fatal injuries after three-car smash at A5 junction

  Posted: 27.12.20 at 14:24 by The Editor

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Crews from Atherstone Fire Station were called out over the weekend to attend a road traffic collision on the A5 at Woodford Lane junction.

Three vehicles Telsa, a Fiat 500 and a Citroen were involved and crews made all three vehicles safe.

Whilst there were injuries at the scene, none were deemed to be life-threatening.

Atherstone and Coleshill Police were also on hand to close the road whilst the collision was being dealt with.

A spokesperson from Atherstone Fire Station said "There were multiple casualties, non of which were believed to have life changing injuries.

"We were requested by the Police to isolate a Tesla that had been involved.

The road had to be closed whilst emergency services cleared the scene

"Due to our training and resources available to us, they knew it wouldn't be a problem for us to make the vehicle safe.

"We made the three vehicles safe after providing scene safety for all the emergency services."

The junction has been the site of a number of collisions in 2020, and many residents have called for a change in the junction's layout.

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