Time Incident Posted: 08:40

Incident Date: 08/05/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 South J21 - J20

Incident Number: 8253

Incident Type: RTC

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:09

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Fire Engines and Technical Rescue

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 08:50


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Calls were received to a car on its roof on the M1 between J21 Leicester and J20 Lutterworth.
On arrival crews confirmed one car on its roof with one person still inside the vehicle.

Updated Incident Information: Crews in the process of extricating the casualty from the overturned vehicle

Stop - Casualty was extricated by the fire service and was being conveyed to the hospital by ambulance. Fire Service made vehicles safe.

Public Statement Issued: 2 Lanes closed on the M1 South J21 - J20 while crews deal with the incident. Heavy build up of traffic so expect delays.


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