Child airlifted to hospital following two-vehicle collision on A425

Police tape
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A child was airlifted to Birmingham Children’s Hospital last night following a two-vehicle collision on the A425 in Staverton between Daventry Road and Stefen Way.

Emergency services including Northamptonshire and Warwickshire Air Ambulance were called to the scene at 3.55pm. The road was closed while fire officers worked to free several passengers trapped in the vehicles and one person was taken to University Hospital Coventry.

No one is thought to have been seriously injured in the incident and the road was reopened by 8pm.