Time Incident Posted: 21:06

Incident Date: 27/02/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Orton Lane, Sheepy Magna

Incident Number: 2823

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision - One person trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:20

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Market Bosworth and one from Atherstone

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: The initial call to this incident came from East Midlands Ambulance Service. We advised that a car had hit a perimeter wall of a property and one person was trapped.

Police were on scene when fire crews arrived and a building inspector was called to inspect the structure of the property involved. One casualty was medically trapped with a vehicle and a full assessment was carried out.

Updated Incident Information: The roof of the vehicle was removed and extrication of the casualty was carried out using a longboard following an assessment by East Midlands Ambulance Service.

Public Statement Issued: Roads are extremely icy around the county - please take extra care when driving in these conditions or avoid travelling if possible.


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