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Milton Road, Gravesend, closed after car crash

01 August 2014
by Thom Morris

Milton Road was closed earlier after a car crash involving a car and van.

Firefighters were called to the scene at around 1.30pm to cut a woman and a male passenger from the car.

Paramedics were seen putting the woman, believed to be in her 80s, onto a stretcher.

The scene on Milton Road

The scene on Milton Road

The car has now been taken away. Picture by Jason Arthur.

The car has now been taken away. Picture by Jason Arthur.

She has been taken to hospital though her injuries are not thought to be serious.

Traffic was being diverted down Ordnance Road as emergency services deal with the incident.

A spokesman for Kent Fire & Rescue said: "We were called to a collision involving a van and a car.

"Firefighters stablised the vehicle, then used hydraulic rescue equipment to free the two casualties."

 

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