Air ambulance called following collision in busy Ely street

The East Anglian Air Ambulance in Ely's Cherry Hill Park. Picture: Clinton Edwards

The East Anglian Air Ambulance in Ely's Cherry Hill Park. Picture: Clinton Edwards - Credit: Archant

A motorist suffered a fractured ankle following a collision in Ely this afternoon (Friday).

The East Anglian Air Ambulance in Ely's Cherry Hill Park. Picture: Clinton Edwards

The East Anglian Air Ambulance in Ely's Cherry Hill Park. Picture: Clinton Edwards - Credit: Archant

The East of England Ambulance crew was called to Broad Street shortly after 3pm to reports a collision involving two cars.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance was also called and landed in Cherry Hill Park.

The motorist, a woman, in her 40s, was given pain relief and placed on a stretcher before being transported to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge, by ambulance.

There were minor delays on Broad Street while recovery crews cleared the road.