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Road closed for investigation after serious collision near hospital

Road closures are currently in place following a crash near King’s Mill Hospital.

Emergency services were called to Sutton Road, Mansfield, at 8.20pm today (21 September) after a motorbike collided with a car.

The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with injuries that are still being assessed but could potentially be life-threatening.

Meanwhile, the driver of the car sustained injuries that aren’t believed to be life-threatening or life-altering at this stage.

Both the Sutton Road junction with King’s Mill Hospital and Wilmore Way remain closed.

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Chief Inspector Paul Hennessy, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “We would urge motorists to avoid this area for the time being and to follow diversions which are clearly signed.

“Please rest assured that while these disruptions take place on Sutton Road, people will still be able to access the hospital via the entrance on King’s Mill Road East.

“The scene will remain in place while we carry out further inquiries to establish exactly what happened.

“If anyone saw this collision take place, or has any dash-cam footage, we’d ask that they contact the police on 101, quoting incident 714 of 21 September 2022.”

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