Time Incident Posted: 22:44

Incident Date: 05/10/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Covert Lane, Scraptoft

Incident Number: 15035

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:23

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Eastern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 22:48


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: The initial call was received from the Police informing us of a road traffic collision involving one vehicle with one person trapped.

Updated Incident Information: One car had left the carriageway and was in the hedgerow on all four wheels. One 20 year old female was trapped in the vehicle and requested to be self-extricated with the assistance of fire crews.

The casualty was checked over by a HEMS doctor and the vehicle was made safe. An ambulance was also in attendance.

Public Statement Issued:


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