Woman Severely Injured In Five-Car Crash Outside Major Theme Park

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Skyrider at Loghtwater Valley

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Police recently reported a five-car crash near Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park in North Yorkshire, England, that left a woman with severe injuries on her legs.

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The accident happened on the A6108 road, close to the entrance of Lightwater Valley, at about 4:30 pm BST on April 30th and involved a white BWM, a blue BMW, a grey Mercedes, a silver Suzuki, and a grey Audi. The injured woman was a passenger of the Audi vehicle and was taken to the hospital, where she is currently recovering. Other drivers and passengers were also treated for minor injuries onsite, but none required further medical treatment.

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Authorities decided to close the road for about four hours following the incident while the emergency services worked at the scene, allowing a full collision investigation.

Police are now appealing for witnesses and information about this serious accident. The official North Yorkshire Police website states the following regarding this incident:

Officers would like to hear from anyone who saw the collision or recall seeing any of the vehicles prior to the incident, or motorists with any dash-cam footage that could assist with inquiries.

If you can help, please email ben.prosser-waite@northyorkshire.police.uk or call 101, option 2, and ask for Ben Prosser-Waite.

Please quote reference number 12220073181 when providing details.

North Yorkshire police
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The cause of this severe accident has not yet been reported.

More on Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park

With over 40 rides and attractions for the whole family, Guests will be able to find adventure around every corner when they visit Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park. Guests can also experience a brand-new interactive arcade with state-of-the-art virtual reality, the fascinating Hall of Mirrors, and a wacky room of distortions that will have the entire family laughing all day before riding Dodgem and Twist and Turn, or take a stroll through Discovery Woods, an interactive woodland walk that waves along the park’s beautiful lakeside where they can explore and chill out while they enjoy a coffee on some beyond comfortable cloud-gazing sky chairs.

Skyrider at Loghtwater Valley
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Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park also offers daily park entertainment, including character meet and greets, disco-dancing, face-painting, and circus skills workshops, as well as the chance to visit Ebor, the park’s new friendly resident dragon, and take a picture with him. And with all the fun of the park, Guests will surely build an appetite to enjoy the delicious new food offerings across the entire park, like the brand new Big Fish Trading Co fish and chips, the best in Yorkshire.

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With a pay once, ride-all-day ticket and free onsite parking, Lightwater Valley really is a great value family day out!

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