Time Incident Posted: 01:20

Incident Date: 09/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Near The Woolpack Pub, Catherine Street Leicester

Incident Number: 3479

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:51

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 pumps from Eastern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from Police requesting Fire Service assistance at a road traffic collision involving 2 cars.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 2 cars involved in road traffic collision. 2 persons trapped in 1 car being assessed by paramedic.
Following assessment by paramedic both casualties require extrication from the vehicle. Holmatro hydraulic cutting equipment in use to remove the roof of the car.
STOP 02:14 - Both casualties released by fire crews and being transported to the LRI by land ambulance. Incident being handed over to the Police.

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