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Delays in west reading after car collides with ambulance

Published: 17 Apr 2012 09:30

MOTORISTS were facing delays in west Reading after a car collided with an ambulance on a 999 call.

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Police were called at 10.36am today to Oxford Road, near the Beresford Road junction, where a Volvo Estate ambulance had collided with a Citroen Xsara.

Police spokesman Chris Kearney said: "The ambulance had its blue lights on and was responding to an incident when it collided with a car which pulled out from the junction.

"There were no injuries, but the road has been closed while the incident is ongoing and traffic is being re-directed up Western Elms Avenue."

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