Time Incident Posted: 19:56

Incident Date: 16/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Watling Street Bittesby

Incident Number: 12269

Incident Type: RTC

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:22

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Hinckley and 1 appliance from Lutterworth

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

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 19:50 - One car involved in road traffic collision. Vehicle has left the carriageway and gone through fence panels into ditch. Vehicle is on all 4 wheels and one casualty still inside. Casualty currently being treated by paramedics and fire service awaiting update. Vehicle is stablised and crews preparing for extrication.

Updated Incident Information: 19:59 - Casualty still being assessed by paramedics. Holmatro equipment in use for space creation ready for extrication

20:22 - Casualty has now been removed from vehicle via long board. Doctor reports no serious injuries to casualty. Casualty will be transported to hospital via land ambulance.

STOP - 20:31 - Casualty has been passed over to the care of East Midlands Ambulance Service . Casualty will be transferred to Walsgrave Hospital. Incident has been handed over to the police.

Public Statement Issued:


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