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Incident - Road Traffic Collision - Person Trapped

Date: 01/08/2020
Time: 06:02
Location: Near Putts Corner, A375, Sidbury
Area: Central
County: Devon

Two fire appliances from Sidmouth and the Heavy Rescue Vehicle from Middlemoor were sent to a report of a road traffic collision at the above location.

On arrival crews confirmed that the incident involved one vehicle, which was off the highway, and that one person was trapped.  Fire crews released the injured male casualty from the vehicle using hydraulic cutting equipment, vehicle stabilising equipment, a short extension ladder and small tools.  The Police also attended and the casualty was cared for by Ambulance personnel.   

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