Time Incident Posted: 10:00

Incident Date: 30/01/2024

Incident Location: Incident Location: Melton Road, Burton on the Wolds

Incident Number: 51943

Incident Type: RTC Large Vehicle Person Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 07:46

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Melton Mowbray, 1 x appliance from Castle Donington, Technical Rescue Team from Southern Fire Station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial reports received to an RTC involving gravel tipper lorry and 1 car.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as 1 tipper lorry overturned on to car. 1 male casualty trapped in car. Fire service digging away ballast and extricating casualty, Fire service, Police, EMAS and Air Ambulance all in attendance.
11:12 - Car has now been winched free of tipper lorry. Casualty still trapped - extrication in progress.
11:27 - STOP Message - casualty now released from vehicle and being conveyed to QMC via land Ambulance.

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