Time Incident Posted: 18:07

Incident Date: 06/07/2022

Incident Location: Forest Road, Woodhouse Eaves

Incident Number: 59646

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Loughborough, 1 x appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 19:16


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a 2 vehicle RTC with 1 person reportedly trapped inside one of the vehicles.
Upon arrival crews confirmed that this is a Road Traffic Collision involving 2 vehicles.

Updated Incident Information: This is a RTC involving 2 vehicles with 1 driver still in one of the vehicles but they are not physically trapped.
STOP: One casualty has been extricated from vehicle via door removal and using a long board. Casualty has been conveyed to hospital for further assessment. Incident has now been handed over to the Police.

PLEASE NOTE: Forest Road, Woodhouse Eaves will remain closed at present.

Public Statement Issued:


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