Five injured in three-car pile-up

Five people were injured, including three children, in a traffic accident on Crewe Road on Sunday afternoon.

Three vehicles – a Nissan, a Toyota and a Honda – were involved in the accident near Ryan’s Retreat at 12:49 p.m. All three cars were badly damaged and two adults and three children were taken to hospital. Their injures were not initially believed to be serious.

The accident caused traffic disruption in the area. The road was clear, but police were still on the scene at 2 p.m.