Hospital treatment for crash victims

Four people were taken to hospital in Kimberley last week after two car crashes in the space of an hour.

A motorbike and Vauxhall Polo crashed in Eastwood Road near to it junction with Maws Lane at 7.30pm and the motorcyclist was taken to hospital with minor injuries. Police closed the road until 8.30pm.

Just over an hour later a Ford KA and Vauxhall Astra crashed in Nottingham Road, near the A610 slip road and all three people in the vehicles went to hospital with minor injuries.

One lane was blocked but it was clear by 10.30pm.

The incidents happened last Wednesday evening, July 11.