Updated Incident Information: 3 occupants travelling in the car were trapped.
The Fire Service extricated the casualties and handed them over to EMAS.
2 casualties were transported to QMC in Nottingham, 1 casualty was transported to LRI.
The driver of the lorry suffered minor injuries to his hands.
The road is to remain closed whilst police investigate the incident. Public Statement Issued:
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