Lorry driver flown to hospital after A20 crash near Capel-Le-Ferne
Emergency workers on the
A20 near Capel-Le-Ferne after the crash. Picture: Kent_999s on Twitter
An HGV driver has been airlifted to hospital after two lorries
crashed on the A20 near Capel-Le-Ferne this morning.
The London-bound carriageway is expected to remain closed into
this afternoon following the smash between the Court Wood
Interchange and Round Hill Tunnels at about 8am.
Kent Police said the coast-bound carriageway was closed to
allow an air ambulance to land.
An air ambulance landed
after the London-bound carriageway of the A20. Picture:
Kent_999s on Twitter
Earlier, a crew from Kent Fire and Rescue Service had been
working to free a man from one of the lorries.
Motorists were advised to use alternative routes as the
London-bound carriageway of the A20 was likely to stay shut for
Highways staff were also working to clear a diesel spill from
at a crash on the A20. Picture: Kent_999s on Twitter
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