Time Incident Posted: 07:25

Incident Date: 07/02/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: M69 East Bound J2 Sapcote to J1 Leicester

Incident Number: 51973

Incident Type: RTC Person Trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 06:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Hinckley and 1 appliance from Southern Fire Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial call received from EMAS reporting RTC involving 2 cars - 1 person trapped.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as RTC involving 6 vehicles (3 vans and 3 cars), 1 person trapped in van, no other injuries reported. This is a difficult entrapment and a dashboard roll extrication is underway. Casualty receiving treatment from EMAS. M69 closed in both directions.

Public Statement Issued:


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