Multiple patients involved in two car accidents on the Barton Hwy

Police, paramedics and firefighters are currently responding to two motor vehicle accidents close to one another, approximately three kilometres south of Murrumbateman, near to Euroka Avenue.

The accidents involve multiple patients, however, no one is trapped in the vehicles and the injuries are not considered serious.

However, paramedics are considering taking one patient to hospital.

Traffic is moving along the highway.

One accident involves two cars, while the other accident involves a single vehicle.

The fire brigade is at the scene to clear debris only.

Drivers are reminded to slow down to 40km/h when passing emergency vehicles with flashing lights and sirens.

Drivers are also reminded to drive to the conditions. The roads around Yass Valley are currently wet and more rain is expected in the area within the hour.

More information as it comes to hand.