A total of 4 occupants were confirmed as being trapped within the 2 cars initially involved in the accident, with 2 casualties in each of the cars. 1 Male & 1 Female in each.
All 4 casualties have been extricated by Leicestershire Fire and Rescue service crews using specialist cutting equipment and are now in the care of East Midlands Ambulance service and Air Ambulance personnel and will be conveyed to Hospital.
All 4 cars involved have been made safe by Fire Service.
Burleys Park way remains closed until recovery of vehicles has been carried out.
Updated Incident Information: Public Statement Issued:
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