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Wherstead: One man airlifted to hospital after crash on A137

18:03 26 February 2014

A man has been hospitalised after a one-vehicle crash in Wherstead

A man has been hospitalised after a one-vehicle crash in Wherstead

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One man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash on the A137 in Wherstead.

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The accident took place near the Coronation cottages around 3.10pm and the road is closed between B1456 The Strand and Church Road.

The accident involved only one vehicle, a blue Ford Fiesta which rolled over. A man in his 20s was administered critical care after two paramedics, an ambulance and the East Anglian Air Ambulance arrived. It is believed he suffered a back injury.

The EAAA airlifted the man, who was in a serious to life-threatening condition, to Addenbrooke’s Hospital trauma centre in Cambridge.

Recovery work is ongoing at the scene and there are traffic delays.

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