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Incident - Road Traffic Collision

Date: 08/09/2017
Time: 22:19
Location: East Cliff Car Park, Dawlish Road, Teignmouth
Area: Western
County: Devon

One fire appliance from Teignmouth was mobilised to a vehicle smoking after a road traffic collision. 

On arrival at the scene fire crews reported one person trapped within the vehicle and requested a further appliance, which was mobilised from Teignmouth.

The incident involved two vehicles. One 74 year old male casualty was released by fire service personnel using hydraulic rescue equipment, a tirfor winch, small tools and a hosereel.  The casualty was conveyed to hospital by ambulance. 

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