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PHOTOS: Car flips over in wet weather crash

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 12:58pm 9th August 2017. (Updated at 3:13pm 9th August 2017)

Three people have been taken to hospital after a car flipped over in a crash on a busy Cornish road.

Two vehicles collided on the A38 near Liskeard on Tuesday night during the wet weather.

Two ambulances and an emergency 4x4 were called to the scene and all the casualties were taken to Derriford Hospital.

South Western Ambulance service says two people had minor cuts and grazes and another person suffered a chest injury.

Firefighters and police also got the shout to Two Waters Foot near Trago Mills just before 11pm.

A spokesperson for Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service said: "One appliance from Liskeard Community Fire Station responded to this incident.

"On arrival a two vehicle Road Traffic Collision was discovered.

"Firefighters assisted to make the scene safe."

A Liskeard Community Fire Station spokesperson posted on Facebook: "Yesterday we received 3 calls. The first two was to assist Devon & Cornwall Police/South West Ambulance Trust.

"Our third call we responded to a two vehicle RTC near Trago Mills.

"Upon arrival all persons were released from vehicles and the crew made the vehicles safe."

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Police were called just before 11pm to reports of a two car rtc on the A38 at Two Waters Foot in Liskeard.

"An ambulance was called to three casualties from the vehicles.

"The road was blocked and cleared by around 2am."

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