Woman cut free after three-vehicle crash near Shifnal

By Rob Smith | Shifnal | News | Published:

A woman and child were assessed after being involved in a three-vehicle crash near Shifnal.

The collision happened at about 7.15pm on Thursday, at the A4169.

Firefighters, ambulance staff and police all attended.

A spokeswoman for the Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service said that firefighters used cutting equipment to help paramedics free the woman from one vehicle "for medical reasons" as a precaution.

Claire Brown of the West Midlands Ambulance Service said: "We were called by the fire service at 7.21pm to the A4169, The Wyke, Shifnal to reports of a road traffic collision involving several vehicles.

"One ambulance and a paramedic officer attended the scene. Crews assessed a woman and a child from one vehicle but neither required hospital treatment and were discharged on scene."

Rob Smith

By Rob Smith

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based at Ketley in Telford.

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