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Incident - Road Traffic Collision

Date: 09/09/2017
Time: 01:17
Location: Weycroft Bridge, Weycroft, Axminster
Area: Central
County: Devon

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service received a call from Police reporting a road traffic collision at the above location.

Report suggested up to four people trapped inside the vehicle. The control room immediately mobilised appliances from Axminster and Chard. 

On arrival at the scene, the officer in charge of the first appliance confirmed no persons physically trapped. Fire crews checked the surrounding area using a thermal image camera.

Four casualties were involved - two males and one female were conveyed to hospital by land ambulance.  Fire crews used small tools, an environment agency pack and a hosereel to make the scene safe.   

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