Time Incident Posted: 17:26

Incident Date: 08/01/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 Motorway Junction 24 Kegworth

Incident Number: 321

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Castle Donington Station, two appliances from Loughborough Station and One Officer

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: The initial call was received from the Highways agency stating that there were three vehicles involved in a collision and a number of people were trapped.

Updated Incident Information: Four cars involved in road traffic collision in lanes 2 and 3 on the M1 motorway northbound.
Four persons are trapped in one vehicle and extrication is in progress.

Four casualties were released from the vehicle and left in the hands of the on-scene paramedics. All three vehicles were made safe by the Fire Service.

Public Statement Issued:


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