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Delays as car collides with wall and sets alight on A30

Delays as car collides with wall and sets alight on A30

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 4:58pm 7th September 2018. (Updated at 5:23am 8th September 2018)

There were delays around Penzance after a car collided with a wall and burst into flames.

It left the road blocked at the Newton roundabout on the A30.

Ambulance, fire crews and police were called at around 3.15pm on Friday.

An elderly lady was out of the vehicle but sustained pelvic injuries. 

She was treated by ambulance crews. 

Police say the car was well alight.

"Car fire reported at Newton roundabout in Penzance at 3.15pm today.

"Ambulance, fire and police are on scene.

"One elderly woman out of vehicle and has sustained pelvic injuries. Being treated by ambulance.

"Car well alight. Collided with a wall and road sign.  

"Road was blocked by now passable."

Devon and Cornwall Police

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