Time Incident Posted: 17:38

Incident Date: 28/11/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Coventry road, Sharnford

Incident Number: 17981

Incident Type: Road traffic collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Hinckley station, 1 from Lutterworth station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road traffic collision involving 2 vehicles, one car, one HGV. one casualty trapped within car, being extricated by Fire Service using RTC equipment. Police are in attendance and have cordoned off Coventry road. Ambulance service also in attendance.

Updated Incident Information: Casualty assessment carried out, drivers door has been removed and casualty will self extricate from vehicle. Coventry road has been closed between the A5 and Sharnford in both directions.
17:59 - STOP - Male casualty now extricated from vehicle, casualty being conveyed to LRI by road Ambulance, vehicle has been made safe and recovery has been arranged by Police.

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