Time Incident Posted: 10:10

Incident Date: 28/02/2020

Incident Location: M1 South J21A - J21

Incident Number: 5008

Incident Type: Road traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western & Hinckley + Tech Rescue

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road Traffic Collision involving 1 Heavy Goods Vehicle & 4 cars. 2 persons trapped in 2 cars.
Police & Ambulances on scene.

Updated Incident Information: STOP - All occupants from vehicles have now self extricated from vehicles.
2 casualties are being taken to Leicester Royal Infirmary. 1 further casualties taken to Coventry Walsgrave.
Vehicles made safe by Fire Service

Public Statement Issued:


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