Time Incident Posted: 19:30

Incident Date: 20/02/2017

Incident Location: A46 South bound between Seagrave crossroads and Ratcliffe on the Wreak

Incident Number: 2493

Incident Type: RTC 2 Cars involved, 1 person trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:24

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances (Western and Birstall)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 19:42


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a RTC involving 2 cars, 1 person trapped.

Updated Incident Information: Informative message 18:47 - 2 cars involved in RTC, 1 male trapped, extrication in progress. Police are in attendance.

Informative message 19:19 - Male casualty has self extricated from vehicle with assistance from Fire service personnel, he has been escorted on foot to a nearby place of safety awaiting arrival of East midlands ambulance service.

Stop message 19:42 - Incident has now been handed over to Leicestershire Police, Equipment is being made up.

Public Statement Issued:


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