Man left seriously injured after Houghton Regis collision


Police are appealing for witnesses after a road traffic collision in Porz Avenue, Houghton Regis, this morning left a young man with serious injuries.

The collision happened at approximately 4.15am when a blue convertible Mini Cooper that was travelling from Dunstable towards Houghton Regis left the road by the industrial estate.

A young man in his late teens suffered head and chest injuries and was treated by paramedics, who anaesthetised the patient.

The Magpas rapid response vehicle was dispatched to the scene at 4.58am but the injured man was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital by land ambulance.

On arrival at the hospital the patient was in a serious but stable condition.

Officers from the Roads Policing Unit (RPU) are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC 928 Shona Gillen on 101.