South Scotland

Stow A7 accident woman suffers suspected spinal injury

A young woman has been taken to hospital with suspected spinal injuries after a crash on the A7 in the Borders on Tuesday evening.

Two cars collided a mile south of Stow, shortly after 17:00.

The 23-year-old, who was driving one of the vehicles, was trapped in her car and had to be cut free by firefighters.

Meanwhile, a couple whose car crashed on the A72 on Tuesday are believed to have escaped serious injury. They were taken to hospital as a precaution.

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