Woman taken to hospital after collision with lorry near junction of M6 and A14

A female motorist has been taken to hospital after her car was badly damaged in a collision with a lorry just off the M6 junction 1 in Warwickshire this afternoon.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of the M6 and A14 at just after 3.30pm.

Two ambulances together with a paramedic support officer in a rapid response car attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews treated a woman in her thirties after her car was in collision with a lorry.

“The patient was treated for minor injuries at the scene. As a precautionary measure, Crews immobilised the patient with the use of a neck collar and spinal board before she was taken to the University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire for further assessment and treatment.

“The driver of the lorry was uninjured and did not require hospital treatment.”