Time Incident Posted: 19:58

Incident Date: 18/01/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: A46 eastbound carriageway between Anstey and Birstall

Incident Number: 844

Incident Type: Road traffic collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:44

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Western, 1 from Birstall and technical rescue from Southern

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Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a collision involving a transit van and an HGV

Updated Incident Information: Road traffic collision involving one heavy goods vehicle and one transit van. One person is trapped in the van and two further casualties not trapped. First aid being carried out. and extrication in progress of trapped casualty.

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