Man taken to hospital after major crash involving three lorries and a car on M40 in Warwickshire
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The incident, which took place between Junction 16 and Junction 3A of the M42 near Tanworth in Arden near Lapworth happened at around 9.30am.
It involved three lorries and a car.
As a result of the accident, part of the northbound side of the route was closed in the county – including the stretch of the M40 near Warwick.
A spokesperson from the West Midlands Ambulance said: “We were called to reports of a multi-vehicle RTC on the M40 Northbound between Junction 16 and Junction 3A of the M42 near Tanworth in Arden at around 9.30am.
" An ambulance and a paramedic officer were sent to the scene where, on arrival, crews discovered three lorries and a car had been involved in a collision.
"The driver of the car, a man, was treated by ambulance staff for minor injuries and taken to Warwick Hospital for further treatment whilst the passenger of the car, a woman, was assessed by medics but did not wish to go to hospital and so was given self-care advice and discharged at the scene.
"A third patient, a man who was a passenger in one of the lorries, was assessed by ambulance crews but was uninjured and discharged at the scene.”