Time Incident Posted: 22:01

Incident Date: 30/12/2016

Incident Location: Welford Road, Wigston, near to Ramada Hotel

Incident Number: 19238

Incident Type: Road traffic collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Wigston station, 1 from Central station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 23:55


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road traffic collision involving two cars, one casualty trapped in one vehicle, Fire Service preparing to extricate casualty. one further casualty had self extricated from vehicle prior to Fire Service arrival, receiving first aid treatment from Fire Service crews. Police assisting Fire Service with road closure.

Updated Incident Information: 22:21 - Fire service carrying out roof and door removal of vehicle to enable extrication of casualty. 2 casualties receiving immediate care from Fire Service.
22:40 - One female casualty still trapped in vehicle, second casualty will self present at Leicester Royal Infirmary
23:31 - STOP mesage - Female casualty now extricated on longboard through rear of vehicle. Being conveyed to Leicester Royal Infirmary by Ambulance

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