Man with life threatening injuries - and woman and child needing treatment - flown to Addenbrooke’s Hospital after A142 crash between Witcham Toll and Wentworth Turn

Witcham Toll,

Witcham Toll, - Credit: Archant

A man with life threatening injuries has been flown to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, as well as a woman and child needing treatment, after a crash on the A142 between Witcham Toll and Wentworth Turn.

Jet Garage, Witcham Toll,

Jet Garage, Witcham Toll, - Credit: Archant

Officers were called at 1.22pm to reports of a collision involving two vehicles, a white Kia Venga and a blue Ford Fiesta Zetec.

“A man, the driver of the Kia, is believed to have suffered life threatening injuries and has been taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital via helicopter,” said a police spokesman.

“His passengers, a woman and child are believed to have received minor injuries.

“The driver and passenger of the Ford were not injured.

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“The road is currently closed in both directions between the A1421 Witcham Toll junction and the Witchford roundabout.

“Motorists are advised to avoid the area or expect delays.”

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Anybody with information about the collision is asked to call police on 101.

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