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M20 shut while air ambulance crews treat woman injured in crash near Aylesford

17 August 2014
by Joe Walker

A woman has been airlifted to hospital after a crash on the M20 this afternoon.

She was cut from her car by firefighters following the smash on the London-bound carriageway between junctions 4 and 5 near Aylesford shortly after 2pm.

Air ambulance at the scene of M20 crash

Air ambulance at the scene of M20 crash

Fire crews stabilised the car before removing its roof with hydraulic cutting equipment to make room for paramedics to treat the injured woman.

She was flown to a London hospital. Her injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Fire crews cut the roof off a car after crash on M20

Fire crews cut the roof off a car after crash on M20

The road was shut and reopened at about 3.45pm.

 

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