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Fatal Collision In Hinckley

Wednesday 10th April 2024

Location: Smockington Lane near Wolvey

Date and time: Apr 09, 9:55 PM, 2024

A man has died and a woman’s been taken to hospital after a road traffic collision in Hinckley last night.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 9.55pm to Smockington Lane near Wolvey and sent two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity's Critical Care Car to the scene. An ambulance crew from East Midlands Ambulance Service also attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman says: “On arrival, crews discovered three cars had been involved in a collision.

“Sadly, it quickly became clear that a male patient, the driver of one of the cars, could not be saved and he was confirmed dead at the scene.

“The driver of a second car, a woman, was already out of the vehicle on arrival.

“Ambulance staff treated her for potentially serious injuries before conveying her to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire for further treatment.”

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