Three seriously injured after horse box and car collide

PUBLISHED: 13:05 07 October 2018 | UPDATED: 16:59 07 October 2018

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

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Three people were taken to hospital last night (Saturday) with serious injuries following a collision in the Fens between a horse box and a car.

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

The collision happened at just after 6pm on Gull Road, Guyhirn, after a car was involved in a collision with the horse box.

A statement from Fenland Police said three people were taken to Peterborough City Hospital “with serious but not life threatening” injuries whilst a fourth person was also taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Police said crews from Cambs Fire & Rescue, East of England Ambulance Service and the Magpas Air Ambulance medical team attended.

“Both vehicles were recovered at the scene,” said the police spokesman. “There were no horses in the vehicle at the time of the collision.”

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

Police have launched a witness appeal following the collision.

“Did you witness this collision or the driving prior to the collision?” said the spokesman.

If you did see the collision please call 101 and quote incident CC-06102018-0387.

“Inquiries are continuing.” said the spokesman.

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.Three people were taken to hospital last night (October 6) with serious injuries after a car was involved in a collision with a horse box on Gull Road, Guyhirn, near Wisbech. PHOTO: Fenland Police.

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