A PATIENT was airlifted to hospital, as well as three others taken to hospital by land ambulance, after a crash in Llynclys on Monday.

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) was called to the incident in the A483 near Llynclys Hall at 1.18pm.

A total of four people sustained injuries in a two-vehicle collision.

A spokesman for WMAS said: "One woman, who was a rear-seat passenger, was treated for multiple serious injuries and received specialist trauma care at the scene.

"She was then airlifted to Royal Stoke University Hospital.

"Another woman, who was the driver of one of the vehicles, was treated for potentially serious injuries and taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

"One man, a driver of the other vehicle, was taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital after being treated for injuries which aren't believed to be serious.

"And a fourth patient, a man, was also taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital with injuries not believed to be serious."

Oswestry Safer Neighbourhood Team and Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service were also in attendance at the incident.