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Incident - Road Traffic Collision Persons Reported

Date: 17/01/2020
Time: 11:49
Location: A380 Southbound Ware Barton to Penn Inn
Area: Western
County: Devon

Three fire appliances from Torquay and Newton Abbot and a heavy rescue vehicle from Middlemoor were sent to reports of a Road Traffic Collision involving cars and a LGV.

On arrival the first crew confirmed that there was a 3 vehicle RTC with one person trapped. Fire crews were carrying out first aid and attempting to extricate the casualty.

At 12:50 the crews had successfully completed the extrication of the female and she was on her way to hospital by land ambulance. There was a second casualty who was treated by fire service whilst awaiting the arrival of a second ambulance. 3 sets of cutting equipment were used in total.  

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