Time Incident Posted: 13:47

Incident Date: 27/11/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 J23 Roundabout

Incident Number: 17166

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 3 Fire Engines (Loughborough, Shepshed, Birstall) and Tactical Response Vehicle (Loughborough)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Multiple calls received by the Fire Service from the Police, Ambulance Service and members of the public to a Road Traffic Collision on the M1 J23 roundabout.
Callers stated car has gone over the barrier with one person still trapped inside the vehicle going in and out on consciousness.

Updated Incident Information: Crews confirmed car had left carriage way and was in collision with the armco barrier in an unstable position, one casualty still in the vehicle.
Fire service stabilised vehicle to carry out extrication of casualty. Casualty was then handed over to the care of East Midlands Ambulance Service

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