Time Incident Posted: 16:46

Incident Date: 16/05/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Welford road, Leicester, near to Knighton fields road east

Incident Number: 6587

Incident Type: Road traffic collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Central station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 2 vehicles involved in road traffic collision, one casualty trapped. vehicles have been stabilised.

Updated Incident Information: Welford road has been closed heading out of city, traffic diverted along Gainsborough road.
Assessment of casualty being carried out by ambulance service prior to extrication being carried out by fire service.
Casualty now extricated from vehicle and being conveyed to hospital by ambulance.

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