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Incident - Road Traffic Collision

Date: 10/09/2017
Time: 16:43
Location: Nether Stowey to Cannington Road
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

2 fire engines from Bridgwater, 1 from Taunton and a rescue tender also from Taunton were sent to a report of a road traffic collision at the above location where there were believed to be people trapped.

On arrival the crews confirmed that a female was stuck inside one of the vehicles medically trapped.  They got to work stabilising the vehicle and attempting to gain access to the casualty using hydraulic cutting gear.

The crews assisted the ambulance crews on scene with removal of the female onto a spinal board.  She was then taken to the land ambulance and conveyed to hospital. 

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