Time Incident Posted: 20:00

Incident Date: 14/10/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Downing Drive, Leicester - Junction of Uppingham Road

Incident Number: 15571

Incident Type: RTC 1 Person Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Eastern Fire Station

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Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Reports from EMAS of a 2 car RTC with 1 person trapped

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as 2 cars involved in RTC, 1 person trapped. Fire Service extricating casualty using winch and hydraulic cutting equipment. Roof of vehicle was removed by Fire Service, Vehicles have been made safe. Casualty is being conveyed to LRI by land Ambulance.

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