999 ambulance stuck in Roadworks August 3rd, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments A 999 ambulance was stuck behind cars in roadworks on Queens Drive, Liverpool, on Friday afternoon (3rd August 2012). Many children from Southport are taken to Alder Hey Hospital each week and every second is vital. There were cars and lorries queuing for about half a mile on Queens Drive but there was no gap for ambulances to get by . It was a one lane only! An eyewitness motorist said: “Cars and lorries couldn’t move anywhere to let the emergency services past. “All the while the ambulance was waiting in the traffic with blue lights flashing. Why can’t the council leave a gap for emergency vehicles? Onthespot – your online reporter Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!