Time Incident Posted: 01:15

Incident Date: 17/04/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Winstanley Drive junction of Hinckley Road Leicester

Incident Number: 5462

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision persons trapped

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:03

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western Fire Station and 1 pump from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: NA

Believed Cause: NA

Initial Information: Call received from the Police requesting Fire Service attendance to an RTC persons trapped

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 2 cars involved in RTC, 2 persons trapped in 1 car.
Police in attendance.
Fire crews stabilising vehicle to allow paramedic to assess casualties before extrication takes place.
1 hybrid vehicle with high voltage made safe.
STOP message at 01:48 - 2 casualties released from vehicle and conveyed to the LRI by road ambulance.
Incident handed over to the Police.

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