Woman injured in A7 smash involving lorry this morning

The A7 at Stow.
The A7 at Stow.

A female who was travelling in a Vauxhall Astra when it collided with a lorry on the A7 this morning has taken to hospital.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the scene two miles north of Stow at around 7.20am and the road reopened around 11.30am.

A police spokesman said: “The accident happened at around 7.20am and involved a lorry and a car.

“The injured occupant of a Vauxhall Astra was a woman and she was taken to hospital.”