Five people injured in crash near Hinckley

The overturned vehicle in a ditch in Fenny Drayton - Leicester Updates

Five people have been injured in a two-vehicle crash near Hinckley yesterday evening.

The accident happened on Fenn Lane in Fenny Drayton at around 7pm yesterday. The crash left one car overturned in a ditch, while the second car suffered significant damage to the front of the vehicle.

Crews from Market Bosworth and Hinckley attended the scene.

Vehicle damaged in the crash in Fenny Drayton - Leicester Updates
The second vehicle involved in the crash in Fenn Lane, Fenny Drayton

The five injured people managed to free themselves from the wreckage before fire crews arrived.

A spokesman for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service Market Bosworth team said: “We have been in attendance at a road traffic collision on the Fenn Lane. One vehicle had overturned.”

“Luckily all of the occupants had self released prior to our arrival. We made safe both of the vehicles before returning to station.”

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