BREAKING: Woman in hospital after Mansfield crash

Two people have been injured and a main road in Mansfield remains close after a road traffic incident this morning (Tuesday, November 22).

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 12:35 pm
Updated Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 1:07 pm
Photo of the scene in Chesterfield Road South courtesy NFRS.

Police, Ambulance and Fire Bridge are in attendance at the scene after a collision between two cars.

Nottinghamshire police said: "We were called to a road traffic collision at 11.30am and officers re in attendance at Chesterfield Road South.

"Ambulance are also in attendance and are treating the drivers of both cars."

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The road was closed at 11.50am and remains closed.

Mansfield Fire Station manager Matt Reavill tweeted at around noon from the scene: "Chesterfield Road South, carriageway heading into Mansfield from Rufford Arms currently closed due to RTC."

A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue said: "At 11.48am crews from Ashfield and Mansfield and a station manager attended a RTC in Chesterfield Road South.

"Two cars were in collision. One woman was extricated from a car and East Midlands Ambulance Service has relayed her to hospital. Firefighters are still in attendance."