Time Incident Posted: 17:40

Incident Date: 07/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wakerley Road, junction of Falmouth Road

Incident Number: 13571

Incident Type: RTC Multiple Persons Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Eastern Fire Station, 1 x Appliance from Central, 2 x appliances from Southern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: Stop received at 18:11


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from East midlands Ambulance service reporting a 2 car RTC, 2 persons trapped.

Updated Incident Information: 17:36 - Informative Message - RTC involving 2 vehicles, 2 persons trapped, Police and East Midlands Ambulance Service both in attendance, Ambulance service attending to the casualties and extrication in progress by Fire Service.

Both casualties have been extricated from the vehicle on long boards, crews removed the roof of the vehicle to do this and handed over both casualties into the care of East Midlands Ambulance Service. Both casualties have been conveyed to hospital by land ambulance.

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