Time Incident Posted: 16:25

Incident Date: 28/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Coventry Road, Sapcote

Incident Number: 15937

Incident Type: RTC

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Hinckley fire station, 1 appliance from Southern fire station and also the Heavy Rescue unit from Southern fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road traffic collision involving 3 vehicles. 1 casualty has been extricated prior to the arrival of the fire service. injuries include lacerations to the head and face. 2nd Casualty remaining in their vehicle. This casualty is believed to have no injuries but is awaiting the arrival of east midlands ambulance service for assessment. A kit dump is being assembled ready for extrication if necessary. Police are in attendance.

Updated Incident Information: 16:41 : Doctor has arrived at this incident and is assessing casualties and the severity of their injuries. fire service crews assisting doctor and awaiting his decision on a need to extricate the second casualty. carriageway is closed in both directions

16:59 : Doctor has assessed both casualties and is satisfied that they are both stable. We can now confirm there are no persons trapped and extrication is not required. ambulance is now in attendance.

17:11 stop message: 2 casualties have been transported to hospital by land ambulance. Vehicles are being made safe.

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