Time Incident Posted: 20:25

Incident Date: 11/10/2016

Incident Location: A42 southbound between junctions 14 and 13

Incident Number: 15006

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Ashby station, 1 from Castle Donington station and Technical Rescue team from Southern station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 20:06 - 2 HGV's involved in road traffic collision, both carrying non-dangerous goods.one person in vehicle but not physically trapped. Fire service assisting paramedics. Road closure in place on A42.
20:19 - Fire service crews are carrying out casualty extrication from HGV, air ambulance crews also in attendance.

Updated Incident Information: 20:31 - Stop message - Casualty walked clear from HGV, now being conveyed to hospital by road ambulance. Fire service now assisting with lane clearance.

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