TWO people were taken to hospital after yesterday afternoon's rush hour crash in Cowley.

One patient was treated for a shoulder injury and the other for a head injury after the two-vehicle collision at the junction of Oxford Road and Littlehay Road at about 4pm. 

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It comes after a man, who said he was one of three passengers in one car and has asked not to be named, claimed he sustained a head injury after the oncoming vehicle 'threw' their car onto the pavement.

The Oxford Times:

South Central Ambulance Service confirmed it received a 999 call at 4.08pm yesterday and sent two ambulances to the scene.

The Oxford Times:

The patients were taken to Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital for 'further treatment and assessment'.

The Oxford Times:

Pictures of the scene showed both police and firefighters in attendance, while one car's front was completely mangled.