9-year-old suffers 'serious injuries' in Waddesdon three car crash

A three car smash on the A41 saw 7 people 'seriously injured'.

Monday, 19th April 2021, 9:43 am
Updated Monday, 19th April 2021, 9:44 am

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision in Waddesdon involving three cars.

Officers were called at 5.43pm on Friday (16/4) to reports of a collision between a light blue Audi A6, a silver Ford Focus and a silver Ford C Max on the A41 at Fleet Marston between Aylesbury and Waddesdon.

It was reported that the Ford Focus, travelling westbound, took evasive action, and was in collision with the Audi before colliding head-on with the Ford C Max which was travelling in the opposite direction.

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7 people were left with injuries.

Three occupants in the Focus suffered serious injuries, with a 55-year-old man, a 33-year-old woman and a 30-year-old woman being taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, where they all remain in a serious, but stable condition.

A nine-year-old boy suffered less serious injuries and was treated at the Stoke Mandeville hospital.

Three occupants in the C Max suffered minor injuries and were treated in hospital, while the driver of the Audi was unhurt.

Investigating officer PC Richard Martin of the Roads Policing Unit based at Amersham, said: “This was an extremely serious collision and as a result, three people have suffered significant injuries and remain in the John Radcliffe Hospital.

“I am appealing to anybody who was in the area and witnessed this collision to please contact 101, quoting reference number 43210160915.

“I would also like to hear from anybody who may have dash-cam footage of this collision to please get in touch with the force.

“You can also make a report online, or for 100% anonymity, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

“Nobody has been arrested, but investigations are in the early stages and continue at this time.”

In Aylesbury on Friday, a woman, 25, was out jogging when she was hit by a police car on its way to the Waddesdon crash - read full story here.