Driver taken to hospital after St Albans crash

PUBLISHED: 09:45 24 March 2015 | UPDATED: 09:45 24 March 2015

An ambulance took a patient to hospital.

An ambulance took a patient to hospital.


A driver was taken to hospital last night after a collision involving two cars in a St Albans road.

A spokesman for St Albans fire station confirmed that two engines attended the incident in Coopers Green Lane at 9.13pm last night.

He said: “Initial reports were that people were trapped in the cars but when fire service got there they were out so officers did a scene safety assessment.”

A spokeswoman from the East of England Ambulance Service Trust confirmed that an ambulance and officer attended and treated one patient who was taken to Lister Hospital.

More news stories

14 minutes ago

Police are warning drivers to protect their cars after a spate of car thefts in St Albans, Harpenden and London Colney.

Ambulances have been head butted, kicked, and had blue lights ripped off in shocking acts of vandalism on the emergency vehicles - sometimes while crews have been trying to treat patients.

A patient was fitted with the wrong implant during knee surgery at St Albans City Hospital.

An appeal for witnesses has been made following a crash involving two cars on the A5 in Markyate.


I should probably have taken the hint! Walking out into the garden recently an unprecedented flock of thirty or more crows raucously greeted me from the treetops at the bottom of my garden. Cawing and croaking these big, black birds clung clumsily to the top most branches and twigs, jostling and flapping to stay balanced in a constant flurry of feathers. There is always something ominous about crows – they are after all carrion crows, the vultures of the bird world – always watching for scraps and weakness that might mean their next meal.

Digital Edition

Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition
Zoo Watch CountryPhile

Newsletter Sign Up

Herts Advertiser weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read stories

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Herts Most Wanted Herts Business Awards