Time Incident Posted: 17:30

Incident Date: 24/07/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Outside School, Barkby Thorpe Lane, Thurmaston

Incident Number: 11537

Incident Type: RTC Person Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Eastern Fire Station, 1 x appliance from Birstall Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Reports of an RTC involving 2 x cars, 1 car overturned with 1 person trapped.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as RTC involving 2 vehicles, 1 light van and 1 SUV which has left the carriageway, 2 casualties in total - 1 casualty trapped in SUV. Extrication of trapped casualty in progress by Fire Service using hydraulic equipment.

Public Statement Issued:


Please note that Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service warrants that the information provided is believed accurate as at the date and time of publishing, this includes an indication of the nature of the incident, the cause motive and basic cause description. The Service reserves the right after that date to change, at its absolute discretion, the information provided in any way it chooses including but not limited to deletion and addition without further notice to you.