Lucky escape as car flips over and lands in the M42 fast lane

By Beth Sharp Monday 24 March 2014 Updated: 27/03 23:25

TRAFFIC near Junction 1 of the M42 (Bromsgrove) has now cleared after a serious incident earlier today (Monday) in which a car rolled over and ended up in the fast lane.

Miraculously, the driver, who was rescued from his vehicle, was uninjured in the incident, which took place on the southbound carriageway.

A spokesperson for West Midlands Ambulance Service said an ambulance and a paramedic officer arrived at the scene soon after the call at 2.30pm.

Two lanes were closed while the car was flipped back over and recovered and ambulance crews left the scene an hour later.

Share This

Regional news »


Redditch Standard
CCTV image released after racist abuse reported on train

POLICE want to speak to this man after racist remarks ...

Stratford Observer
Plans unveiled for new International Shakespeare Centre in Stratford-on-Avon

PLANS are in the pipeline to create a new International ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Evesham Observer
Rugby star takes homeless hounds under his wing

DOGS Trust Evesham had a surprise visit when an England ...