Car flips onto its roof after hitting two other vehicles in dramatic Mansfield smash

A car flipped onto its roof after hitting other vehicles in an incident which has closed a busy Mansfield road this afternoon.

By Darren Burke
Wednesday, 15th July 2020, 4:02 pm
Updated Wednesday, 15th July 2020, 4:03 pm

Nottinghamshire Police officers are in attendance in Lichfield Lane in Mansfield after the collision involving three cars.

Police were called at around 1.20pm today to a report of dangerous driving after a car had flipped onto its roof in the road and hit two other cars.

A scene is in place in Lichfield Lane while officers establish the circumstances and the road is closed in both directions from the junction with Woodside Avenue to the mini roundabout near Berry Hill Lane.

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The overturned car in Lichfield Lane. (Photo: Carolyn Perry).

Two people suffered minor injuries in the incident. A man has been taken to hospital for treatment of injuries also not believed to be life-threatening.

Drivers are encouraged to avoid the road until it has been cleared.

Anyone with information can contact police on 101.