May 3, 2011
Two injured in crash in Burnham-On-Sea's Berrow Road
people were taken to hospital following a two-car crash which
closed Burnham-On-Sea's Berrow Road for over three hours on Tuesday
evening (May 3rd).
fire and ambulance crews were called to the scene just after 6pm
after two Peugeot cars collided head-on, as pictured here.
crews from Burnham and Weston were called to the scene and the
roof of one of the vehicles was removed to free a trapped person
An eyewitness at the scene told Burnham-On-Sea.com that a man
had been put into a neck brace and placed on a spinal board.
He and the driver of the other car were taken by ambulance to
Weston General Hospital for treatment for injuries that were not
Road was closed by police either side of the accident at the junctions
of Rectory Road and Stoddens Road until 9.35pm while the emergency
services were on scene and a police investigation is now underway
into what happened.
spokesman Dave Rogers told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were called
at 6.09pm and two people were taken to Weston General Hospital
The scenes in Burnham-On-Sea's Berrow Road on Tuesday