Time Incident Posted: 23:49 hrs

Incident Date: 23/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 14405

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision multiple persons trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:31 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western Station & One appliance from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 3 vehicles involved in road traffic collision with persons trapped

Updated Incident Information: 3 vehicles with 10 persons involved in road traffic collision. 2 persons had been conveyed to Leicester Royal Informary by private car prioer to Fire Service attendance.
4 persons have self extricated and 3 persons have been assisted to self extricate by Fire Service personnel.
One vehicle is on it's side and has been stablised, extrication of remaining casualty in progress. 2 Ambulances, 2 rapid response doctors and Police all in attendance.
Stop message confirmed all casualties now removed from vehicles. 2 further casualties taken to Leicester Royal Infirmary by ambulance, other remaining casualties awaiting transportation to hospitals.
2 vehicles have been made safe, one vehicle remains on it's side awaiting further instruction from Police before righting it. One lap post has been damaged and Police have contacted Highways for rectification.

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