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Two people rushed to hospital after crash on M5 northbound towards Bromsgrove this morning (Thursday)

Lorna Morris 21st Dec, 2017 Updated: 21st Dec, 2017

TWO people have been rushed to hospital following a crash on the M5 northbound near Droitwich this morning (Thursday).

Police, two ambulance crews and two paramedic officers were called to the two-car crash between J5 and J4a of the M42 at 8.40am.

One driver, a woman in her 50s, suffered chest and back pain and received pain relief before being sent to Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

One passenger, a woman in her 70s, suffered chest pain and a minor leg injury, she was given pain relief and was immobilised on a neck and spinal board.

She was also sent to Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

Another man involved didn’t require any treatment.

Two lanes were blocked between as a result of the crash which caused 30 minute delays but have since been cleared.

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