Person trapped in car on Devon/Cornwall border

From Devon & Somerset Fire Service:

One fire appliance from Holsworthy, one from Bude and the Heavy Rescue Vehicle from Middlemoor were sent to a report of a road traffic collision at A3072 Near Weekstone Cross, Holsworthy, at 03.56 on 10th June.

On arrival, crews confirmed that the incident involved one vehicle that had gone off the road into a ditch. One person had managed to escape from the vehicle but there was another who was still trapped.

Fire Service personnel removed the roof of the vehicle to release the female casualty using two sets of hydraulic cutting equipment.

Both casualties, who suffered significant injuries, were taken care of by ambulance personnel.   The vehicle and scene were made safe.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.