Police are appealing for information and witnesses following a road traffic collision which occurred on the M1 northbound junction 8 slip road to the A414 to Hemel Hempstead yesterday. (Saturday, May 1)
At around 6.20pm a grey Hyundai i30 collided with a barrier. The road was closed to allow investigations at the scene and for the air ambulance to land.
An 11-year-old suffered life threatening injuries and a 66 year old woman, a passenger, suffered serious injuries. Both were taken to hospital. Two others in the car sustained minor injuries.
Officers are appealing to anyone who may have been in the area and saw the incident or has dashcam footage of what happened to contact police.
You can report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in the Force Communications Room via online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting ISR 578 of 1 May.
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