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Road closed near Coverley due to serious accident


Road closed near Coverley due to serious accident

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Police are investigating a two-vehicle accident which occurred about 3 p.m. today, along the Adams section of the ABC Highway near Coverley, Christ Church.

Two cars were travelling in opposite directions when they became involved in a collision, resulting in serious injuries to both drivers and their front seat passengers.

Two fire tenders and eight fire officers responded and used the Jaws of Life to extract the occupants of both vehicles. All four injured people were transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance.

A temporary road closure has been implemented. Police are on the scene regulating traffic. All travelling public are to avoid the area as police carry out their investigations.

An update will be given as more information comes to hand. (PR)