Time Incident Posted: 11:30

Incident Date: 31/01/2018

Incident Location: 800 meters past junction 19 on Northbound carrigeway

Incident Number: 1455

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Fire Appliances and Technical Rescue

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 11:51


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from Ambulance Service to a RTC involving 2 cars on the motorway with 1 person trapped.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival crews confirmed 2 cars involved in road traffic collision with 1 person trapped in vehicle on the hard shoulder. Crews Extricating Casualty and Highways have closed lane 1 of the motorway.
Full roof removal being carried out by the Fire Service, Ambulance Service on scene treating 1 walking wounded.
Casualty Extricated casualty and handed over to Ambulance Service, vehicle made safe by Fire Service.

Public Statement Issued:


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