2 car crash closes Crawley road

A road in Crawley was closed due to a two vehicle crash, the fire service said.

The service was called to a collision at 2.12pm at an address off Pound Hill Parade, Worth Road, a spokeswoman confirmed.

The scene of the crash in Worth Road, Crawley, photo contributed by Patricia Keane

The scene of the crash in Worth Road, Crawley, photo contributed by Patricia Keane

She added: “One person was trapped in one of the vehicles so we needed to use our hydraulic cutting equipment to free them.”

A spokesman for the South East Coast Ambulance Service said the incident involved two cars.

He added: “One ambulance crew attended the scene.”

He said the crew, who were on the scene for ‘about an hour’, treated one patient with a facial injury.

The patient didn’t need hospital treatment, he added.

Police closed the road at 2.20pm, the spokeswoman said.

She added: “We left the scene at 2.40pm.”

Sussex Police has been approached for comment.

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