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Driver suffers serious injuries after crash in Cornwall

Driver suffers serious injuries after crash in Cornwall

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 7:00am 2nd February 2020. (Updated at 7:16am 2nd February 2020)

A driver has suffered serious leg injuries after a crash in Cornwall and police say they could be life-changing.

The 43-year-old woman’s car and another hit on the A394 at Sithney.

The other driver, a 39-year-old woman, suffered minor injuries.

The passengers also escaped with minor injuries.

The collision happened on Saturday morning, closing a stretch of the road between Helston and Penzance for several hours.

Anyone who saw something just after 10am, or who may have dashcam footage, is being urged to contact Devon and Cornwall Police.

“At 10:10hrs on Saturday 1st February 2020 a two vehicle Road Traffic Collision occurred on the A394 Sithney, between Helston and Penzance.

“A black BMW 5 series driven by a 39 year old female from the Helston area collided with a blue VW Polo driven by a 43 year old female, also from the Helston area.

“As a result of the collision the driver of the VW Polo received serious injuries to her leg.

“The driver of the BMW received minor injuries.

“Passengers of both vehicles were treated for minor injuries.

“Officers from the Roads Policing Team and local resources attended the scene

“Police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision or anyone with any dash cam footage of the incident to contact police on the 101 enquiry number quoting incident log number DCP-20200201-0307”.

Devon and Cornwall Police

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