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Incident - Inicident – RTC Persons Trapped

Date: 05/12/2019
Time: 16:17
Location: A35 near Axminster
Area: Somerset
County: Somerset

Fire engines from Axminister and Charmouth were sent to a report of a vehicle crash at the above location with report of one person being trapped.

On arrival, crews confirmed this was a vehicle crash and one person was medically trapped in the vehicle. Crews quickly got to work using hydraulic cutting equipment and small tools to release the person.  Crews also rendered first aid on scene.

The casualty was released from the vehicle by fire crews and was then conveyed to hospital via ambulance.

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