Two-car crash in Yate causes rush hour chaos
2:27pm Tuesday 8th July 2014 in News By Alexandra Womack, senior reporter covering Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Winterbourne, Frampton Cotterell, Rangeworthy, Wickwar, Hawkesbury, Iron Acton, Coalpit Heath and Old Sodbury
A TWO-car crash in Yate caused rush hour chaos yesterday (Monday, July 7).
The accident happened on Crowthers Avenue, at the junction with Greenways Road, at 4.40pm.
No-one was seriously injured in the crash but a woman was treated at the scene for shock.
Police said it caused lengthy delays as the two cars involved were blocking the road.
A spokeswoman said: “The ambulance service treated a woman for shock at the scene but no-one was seriously hurt.
“The road was blocked by the collision, causing traffic disruption during the rush hour period until the vehicles could be recovered.
“Police left the scene by 7.30pm.”