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Incident - Road Traffic Collision

Date: 09/02/2018
Time: 08:44
Location: Old Frome Road, East Horrington, Wells
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

The Fire Service were called to a report of a road traffic collision at the above location with persons still inside the vehicle.  Fire appliances from Wells, Shepton Mallet and an Operational Assurance Officer were initially mobilised to this incident.  On arrival crews confirmed this was a single vehicle road traffic collision with one person still trapped within the vehicle due to the location.  No visible injuries, crews at work stabilising and requested a rescue tender to attend due to the angle of the vehicle, this proceeded from Glastonbury but was later returned whilst en route.  

One casualty was walked out of the vehicle by the Fire Service using stabilising blocks and a triple extension ladder.   

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