Time Incident Posted: 04:17

Incident Date: 04/10/2021

Incident Location: M1 Northbound Junction 18 to Junction 19

Incident Number: 14995

Incident Type: RTC Large Vehicle Multi Lane

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:19

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Lutterworth and Rugby and Technical Rescue Crews from Southern Fire Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from East Midlands Ambulance Service to a road traffic collision involving a car and a large goods vehicle. The driver of the car was believed trapped.
Crews arrived on scene, confirming one male casualty was rapidly extricated by Ambulance and Fire crews, from the car and the casualty was taken to hospital.
Leicestershire Police and Highways England were also in attendance at the scene and the M1 northbound is to remain closed for some time.

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