Updated Incident Information: Road traffic collision involving 2 vehicles. 1 HGV vs car. The driver of the car remains trapped. efforts are being made by the fire service to release the casualty. Air ambulance and police are in attendance. Hydraulic and cutting gear in use.
10:58 - efforts still being made to release the casualty. hydraulic and Edraulic equipment in use. Driver of the lorry has had first aid check and is liaising with the police. All appliances will be committed for some considerable time.
Highways are requested to attend for road clearance and to make safe exposed electrics from damaged street furniture
Stop message - casualty now clear of the vehicle and in the care of the ambulance service. he will be taken to Coventry Hospital by air ambulance. making up of equipment and making scene safe Public Statement Issued:
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