Police close icy Welwyn Garden City road after three-car crash

PUBLISHED: 08:37 13 December 2017 | UPDATED: 08:37 13 December 2017

A digger picks up some salt ready to load onto a gritting truck. Picture: Danny Loo

A digger picks up some salt ready to load onto a gritting truck. Picture: Danny Loo

Danny Loo Photography 2017

Police closed a residential road in Welwyn Garden City last night after three vehicles were involved in a crash.

A Herts Police spokesman told the Welwyn Hatfield Times: “At 6.18pm yesterday police were called to Harwood Hill following reports of a road traffic collision.

“On arrival, three vehicles were found to have been in a collision – a blue Toyota MR2, an orange Peugeot 208 and a black Vauxhall Corsa - near to the junction of Haymeads.”

The spokesman was unable to say whether any of the vehicles involved had been parked cars, however, no-one was injured during the incident.

The spokesman added: “The road was closed by police due to the icy conditions and Hertfordshire Highways informed.

“They arrived at 7.15pm to treat the road surface.”

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