Car ploughs into lamp post and garden wall in Potters Bar

PUBLISHED: 07:53 13 September 2017 | UPDATED: 08:04 13 September 2017

The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road.

The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road.

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Emergency services were called after a car crashed into a lamp post and careered through a garden wall.

The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road. The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road.

Police officers were called to reports of the collision in Elmfield Road at 4.06pm on Monday.

A police spokeswoman said: “It was reported that a black Vauxhall Corsa had left the road and collided with a lamppost and a garden wall.

The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road. The car following a crash on Potters Bar's Elmfield Road.

“The vehicle was recovered by 5.30pm and Herts Highways attended the scene in order to make the lamp post safe.”

It is understood that although an ambulance was called, it was cancelled en route as one of the car’s occupants was taken to hospital by a family member.

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