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UPDATE: Fire crews cut casualty from vehicle after three-car crash at Swineshead Bridge last night

Update: Fire crews from Donington and Boston attended yesterday evening's three-car crash at Swineshead Bridge.

Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to release one casualty and the vehicles were then made safe using hand tools.

A small fuel leak was soaked up using absorbent granules.

Accident news (6536522)
Accident news (6536522)

Previously: Traffic is very heavy but all lanes have now been re-opened following this evening's accident on the A17 Main Road at Swineshead Bridge around the A1121.

Three cars were involved.

Previously: Three cars were involved in the accident on the A17 at Swineshead Bridge this evening.

The road is still partially blocked and officers on scene are awaiting recovery.

Previously: The A17 is partially blocked at Swineshead Bridge after an accident.

Emergency services are at the scene of the crash, which happened at 5.36pm at the junction with the A1121.

Traffic is moving slowly and further delays are expected.

There has also been a bad accident this evening just down the road from this at Sutterton roundabout.


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