Belfast Telegraph

Casualty cut from car after multiple vehicles collide at Northern Ireland shopping centre

The crash took place in the Abbeycentre car park.
The crash took place in the Abbeycentre car park.

One person had to be cut from a car following crashes involving five vehicles in the Abbey Centre car park.

Emergency services were called to the car park on the Logwood Road at around 12.25pm.

Five vehicles were involved in two separate incidents at the shopping centre.

Three fire crews were sent to the scene, two from Glengormley and one from Central Fire Station.

Firefighters used hydraulic cutting equipment to rescue a casualty trapped in one of the vehicles.

A spokesperson for the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service said it received a 999 call at 12.18pm on Wednesday.

"NIAS despatched one Rapid Response Paramedic and two Emergency Ambulance crews to the incident," the spokesman added.

"Following assessment and treatment at the scene, one patient was transported to Antrim Area Hospital and another was taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital."

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