Man injured in crash near Market Drayton

By Rory Smith | Market Drayton | News | Published:

Emergency services rushed to a crash on the A41 near Market Drayton this morning.

Police at the scene. Photo: @SFRS_MDrayton

Two fire appliances including the incident support unit and the rescue tender were sent from Market Drayton, Newport and Wellington to the collision involving one car in High Heath, Hinstock at about 10am.

Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service said it assisted a male casualty from his car before making it electrically safe.

West Midlands Ambulance Service and West Mercia Police were in attendance to treat the man for his injuries and deal with oncoming traffic during the incident.

Market Drayton Fire Station tweeted: "Mobilised at 10.01am on Monday along with pumps from Wellington, Newport and Adam Matthews in support to RTC on A41 in Hinstock.

"Thankfully no persons trapped. Vehicle made safe. One Male treated by WMAS. Operational Patrol Unit on scene."

Rory Smith

By Rory Smith
Reporter - @rorysmith_star

Senior reporter based at the Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley, Telford.


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