Time Incident Posted: 15:00

Incident Date: 21/10/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Outside Braunstone Leisure centre, Hinckley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 15363

Incident Type: RTC 2 Persons Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:49

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western Fire Station, 1 x Appliance from Birstall Fire Station, Technical rescue Team from Southern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial reports from driver of minibus reporting a car had collided with the minibus, 2 persons with back injuries inside.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival, incident confirmed as;
15:00 - RTC involving 1 car and 1 minibus, 2 persons trapped in minibus.
15:04 - Door removal of minibus in progress for space creation in preparation for extrication plan
15:25 - Rear door has been removed from minibus to allow access for EMAS. Rear seated passenger extricated using longboard. 2nd Ambulance in attendance.
15:33 - Male casualty extricated from vehicle and being taken to LRI by land Ambulance. Front seat passenger also assisted out of vehicle by Ambulance and Fire Service.

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