On Saturday evening (24/1/04) a driver lost control of a silver Volvo estate whilst negotiating the corner by the Rootes car park and slid sideways into one of the main campus bus shelters opposite the Arts Centre.
There were at least five serious casualties and all concerned have been treated in hospital. The driver was unharmed.The University wishes all concerned a speedy recovery and awaits the outcome of a report into the accident.
Security Officers and Police Officers are compiling a detailed report including information from two eyewitnesses and the driver. If you have any further information please contact Security at the Main Gatehouse on ext. 22083.