Time Incident Posted: 19:30

Incident Date: 29/11/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Manor Road, Desford

Incident Number: 17443

Incident Type: RTC involving 1 car

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Southern and Western Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 19:09


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a single vehicle RTC with 1 person trapped

Updated Incident Information: On arrival crews found a 79 year old male, conscious and breathing but trapped in the vehicle.
Police were in attendance carrying out traffic management and an ambulance was requested.
The casualty was extricated by fire crews and handed over to East Midlands Ambulance. He was then transported to LRI by land ambulance.

Public Statement Issued:


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