Time Incident Posted: 05:05

Incident Date: 18/08/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 Southbound J23 - J22

Incident Number: 12386

Incident Type: RTC Large Vehicle Multi Lane P1

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Loughborough, 1 x appliance from Coalville, 2 x appliances from Southern Technical Rescue Team

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from Highways Agency to reports of an RTC involving 2 x Large Goods vehicles, driver of 1 vehicle trapped.
Driver of vehicle was extricated by the Fire Service, assessed by EMAS and conveyed to QMC by land Ambulance, vehicle made safe by Fire Service.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as 2 x lorries involved in RTC, driver of 1 vehicle trapped and has suffered serious trauma, extrication by Fire Service in progress, Police, EMAS and Highways in attendance.

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