Time Incident Posted: 18:02

Incident Date: 18/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 Northbound Junction 22 - 23

Incident Number: 3986

Incident Type: RTC

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Coalville and 1 appliance from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: 1 officer mobilised

Time Incident Closed: 19:20


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 17:58 - 1 car has collided with the central reservation. 1 casualty trapped in vehicle. Extrication is in progress and both carriageways are closed for safety reasons.
18:08 - Extrication is still in progress and a spine board will be used. 1 lane on each carriageway has now been opened by the police.
18:32 - Extrication with a full roof removal is still in progress.

Updated Incident Information: STOP MESSAGE 19:20 - 1 casualty extricated from vehicle on long board. Casualty is being conveyed to Nottingham QMC by road ambulance. All equipment has been made up and incident has been handed over to the Highways Agency.

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