Mother and children in 4x4 and HGV collision

A car carrying a mother and her two young children was in collision with a lorry in Hemel town centre last night (Wednesday, April 6).

Thursday, 7th April 2016, 10:45 am
Updated Thursday, 7th April 2016, 11:11 am
Part of Hemel Hempstead's Magic Roundabout

The crash involving a blue Landrover Freelander and a HGV happened on the Magic Roundabout, near to the Riverside Shopping Centre, at around 5.45pm.

Firefighters rushed to the scene and helped release the family from the car, before paramedics assessed those at the scene.

There were no injuries and no one required further hospital treatment.

Police closed the road to allow recovery of the 4x4 and the road was reopened to traffic at 6.30pm.