Time Incident Posted: 19:34

Incident Date: 05/09/2017

Incident Location: Uppingham Road, Skeffington

Incident Number: 13457

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:23

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two Appliances from Eastern, Two Special Appliances from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer In Charge of First Attending Appliance

Time Incident Closed: 18:24


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from the Police to a multi-vehicle road traffic collision involving three vehicles with one person believed trapped.
On arrival, it was ascertained that there were five vehicles involved plus a minibus, with one person trapped and the A47 was closed in both directions.
One female casualty extricated from the vehicle and conveyed to the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
All vehicles made safe by the Fire Service.
Police, Fire Service and EMAS in attendance at incident.

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