Published: May 24, 2010
Motorist air-lifted to hospital after accident near Burnham-On-Sea

Fire crews to remove the roof of a car trapped in a roadside ditch near Burnham-On-Sea on Sunday afternoon (May 23rd) to help a casualty inside.

Fire engines from Cheddar and Burnham, together with a Rescue Tender from Glastonbury, attended the accident at 12.01pm on the Cheddar to Wedmore road.

"The fire crews stabilised the vehicle, which was on its side within a ditch, and removed the roof to enable extrication of the casualty, who was then conveyed to hospital via air ambulance."

Pictured above is the air ambulance used to take the casualty to hospital

 


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