UK Injured five-year-old found with dead driver in Uttoxeter crash

Injured five-year-old found with dead driver in Uttoxeter crash

The crash happened on the B5030 near Uttoxeter in Staffordshire.
The crash happened on the B5030 near Uttoxeter in Staffordshire.

An injured five-year-old girl has been found with a dead driver in a crashed car which had been in a ditch “for some time”.

West Midlands Ambulance Service said the car was discovered on Sunday at 09:35 GMT by two cyclists in Crakemarsh near Uttoxeter, Staffordshire.

A spokesman said the car appeared to have hit a tree in very foggy conditions on the B5030.

The girl, who was in the back of the car, is being treated at hospital.

The driver of the car was a man who has not yet been named.

An ambulance service spokesman said: “This was an extremely difficult incident for all involved including the two cyclists who made the discovery.”

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