Time Incident Posted: 19:38

Incident Date: 13/10/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East

Incident Number: 15467

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision involving a car and a cyclist

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western Station and one from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: The initial call was received from the East Midlands Ambulance Service and stated that a car had collided with a bicycle and that the cyclist was potentially trapped.

Updated Incident Information: One car and one bicycle involved in a road traffic collision and one cyclist trapped underneath the front of the vehicle. Low pressure airbags were got to work.

The casualty was released from under the vehicle and was assessed by ambulance crews. The casualty would be conveyed to the Leicester Royal Infirmary. Fire Service crews made up their equipment.

Public Statement Issued:


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