Three people taken to hospital after crash on A6 near Rushden

Motorists are being advised to avoid the A6 northbound after a crash involving two vehicles.

Monday, 27th June 2016, 2:14 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:57 pm
Emergency services were called to the A6 today

Police, fire and ambulances services, including the air ambulance, were called to the A6 just outside Rushden at 12.25pm today (Monday).

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A police spokesman said one person was taken to Bedford Hospital and a further two people were taken to Kettering General Hospital for treatment, although the injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The spokesman added: “We are just in the process of organising recovery of the vehicles involved and there’s oil on the road.

“Road closures are in place, which are causing a few problems, so we would urge people to avoid the A6 northbound for a couple of hours.”