Six injured in six car collision near Shrewsbury

Six people have been injured, one of them seriously, in a six car pile up on the A5 at Emstrey Island near Shrewsbury.

An incident support officer, three ambulances and the Welsh Air Ambulance attended the scene.

The driver of one of the cars, a man in his 30s, was trapped for a short time. He was taken to the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital with serious head injuries.

A woman and two children in another car were taken to the same hospital.

The incident happened shortly before 11.45 BST.

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