A367 crash: Police appeal for information after three bus passengers injured in lorry collision

Written by on May 14, 2022

Police are appealing for information about a lorry seen driving on the Wellsway in Bath before a crash which left three people hurt, including a woman with ‘potentially life-changing’ injuries.

Emergency services closed the A367 Wellsway after passengers on the 174 bus were injured in a collision with a lorry at around 1.20pm today (May 14). A woman suffered injuries which police described as ‘potentially life-changing’, and a man and a child were also taken to hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.

And police have now issued a description of a lorry which was seen driving along the road before the crash, and are asking anyone who saw it or captured footage of it to contact them. A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Constabulary said at around 6pm: “Officers are especially keen to hear from anyone who saw a white sign-written DAF rigid box lorry travelling along the Wellsway from Odd Down Park and Ride towards Bath.

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“Investigators would also like to hear from anyone with dashcam, CCTV or smart doorbell footage of such a vehicle on that route between 1pm and 1.20pm on Saturday 14 May. If you witnessed the incident or have any information which could help please call 101 and give the reference 5222114100.

“The Wellsway remains closed between Banwell Road and Oolite Grove and motorists are advised to avoid the area.”

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