Woman and children in hospital after Hatters Way crash

A woman and two children have been taken to hospital after their car crashed into a tree at Hatters Way this morning.

Hatters Way is closed in both directions as police continue to clear oil from the carriageway.

It is understood the crash took place at 7.49am. A woman in her 50s and two children were treated at the scene by ambulance and later taken to Luton and Dunstable hospital.

One of the children complained of back pain, while the woman and other child were described as “walking wounded” by an East of England Ambulance spokesman.