09:05AM, Friday 09 August 2013
Furze Platt Road in Maidenhead was still closed at 9am this morning after a car hit a lamppost in Furze Platt Road opposite Cranbrook Drive shortly before 7am.
Firefighters had to release the trapped driver using hydraulic equipment, returning to Maidenhead fire station at 8.45am.
The driver was taken to Wexham Park Hospital by ambulance in a life-threatening condition.
Top Ten Articles
Two men suffered stab wounds - with one in a serious condition in hospital - after an incident of grievous bodily harm in Maidenhead early this morning (Saturday).
A new era is on the horizon for Maidenhead as the state-of-the-art Braywick Leisure Centre opens this weekend, but the move will see the town wave goodbye to a key part of its history after 45 years.