Police call for witnesses after 2 injured in crash at busy Mansfield junction

The junction of Southwell Road East and Blidworth Lane
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Two men were both seriously injured in a crash at a busy junction near Mansfield. The two-car collision happened at the junction of Southwell Road East and Blidworth Lane at 8.03pm on Wednesday, June 26.

Two men - who were passengers of one of the cars - remain in hospital where they're being treated for serious injuries. Police investigating the collision have called for witnesses to come forward.

Sergeant Craig Luckett said: “This was a very serious collision that left two people in hospital. We are currently working to understand what happened and would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time.

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“We would also like to hear from anyone that may have dash cam footage of the collision or the lead up to it." Police have asked for witnesses to call 101, quoting incident 749 of June 26 or share information using their appeal website.