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Man rushed to Queen’s Hospital after quad bike crash

17:21 18 August 2014

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

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A man riding a quad bike was rushed to hospital and is in a “critical but stable condition” after he hit a telegraph pole and received serious head injuries yesterday.

The 23-year-old man was taken to Queen’s Hospital in Rom Valley Way, Romford, after the Ambulance Service was called to the scene at about 7.35pm on Hall Lane in Shenfield, Brentwood.

Police are now appealing for witnesses who have any information regarding the incident to come forward.

The injured man was riding a blue and white Yamaha quad bike and was riding in company with a blue motorbike.

Witnesses should contact PC Rayner at Chelmsford Road Policing unit on 101.

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Seven people have also been injured in the crash which has been declared a “major incident”.

The service was inundated with offers of help, but has said its supplies are “adequate”.

“They were more than just police officers – they were a son, they were a husband, and they were a dad.”

The incident happened in George Square, close to Queen Street Station.