Time Incident Posted: 12:20

Incident Date: 21/08/2022

Incident Location: M1 Southbound J21 - J20

Incident Number: 63031

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x Lutterworth, 1 x Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 12:43


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a vehicle that has crashed into the Central reservation with 1 person still potentially trapped within vehicle.

Updated Incident Information: 12:37: This is an RTC involving two vehicles with one person currently trapped. Fire Crews are preparing vehicle for extrication of casualty.
*** NORTHBOUND OF THE M1 - Is on a rolling road block and SOUTHBOUND OF THE M1 - is closed ***
Fire Service, Police and Ambulance are in attendance.

12:43: Casualty has walked away from the vehicle and is now in the care of Ambulance crews.

Public Statement Issued:


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