Woman and child taken to hospital after vehicles crash at Flash


A WOMAN and child were taken to hospital following a crash in a remote part of the Staffordshire Moorlands yesterday morning (Nov 9).

A car and a van were involved in a collision in Brown Lane, Flash, near Leek shortly before 11.45am.

Firefighters freed the woman from the wreckage of her wrecked car using hydraulic cutting equipment.

On the same day firefighters tackled a car blaze on the A53 at Ladderedge on the outskirts pf Leek.

The car was almost completely destroyed by the fire.