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Driver cut free from Audi A3 following collision with lorry near the A228 Leybourne bypass, causing chaos between Ashton Way and Tower View

22 May 2014
by James Walker

A man has been rescued from an Audi A3 following a crash with a lorry this morning. 

The accident happened at 7.45am near the A228 Leybourne bypass and firefighters had to use specialist cutting equipment to rescue the driver of the A3. 

The roof had to be cut off to reach the casualty, who has been taken to Tunbridge Wells Hospital by ambulance. 

Road users are facing long delays Picture @hollyseddon

Road users are facing long delays Picture: @hollyseddon

It led to the road being partially blocked southbound between Ashton Way and Tower View, but the bypass has now reopened.

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