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Incident - Road Traffic Collision Person Trapped

Date: 08/11/2019
Time: 14:24
Location: Newton Bridge to Rapscott Cross, Brayford
Area: Central
County: Devon

Fire control received calls to the above location reporting a road traffic collision involving one vehicle.


Crews from Barnstaple and South Molton fire stations were quickly mobilised to the incident, along with an officer.   Upon arrival, crews confirmed with control that one person was trapped inside a vehicle that had slid into a bank off of a steep hill. Crews were able to swiftly confirm that the person trapped was not suffering any physical injuries and got to work stabilising the vehicle and releasing the individual.


Ambulance and Police crews were also in attendance.  Fire Service personnel released the casualty, who was attended to by ambulance

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