suffers injuries in accident on A38 in Rooksbridge
motorist was rushed to hospital with suspected spinal and neck
injuries following an accident in Rooksbridge, near Burnham-On-Sea,
this morning (Sunday, January 24th).
fire engines plus police and ambulance crews, were called to the
A38 at 6.55am after a car collided with a tree.
crew carried out vehicle stabilisation and removed the roof using
hydraulic cutting equipment," fire spokesman Paul Slavin
female inside the vehicle was not physically trapped but suffering
from suspected spinal and neck injuries. She was successfully
released and left in the hands of paramedics."
crews from Burnham, Cheddar and Weston-super-Mare attended the
incident, which occurred during foggy weather conditions - although
it is not known whether this was a contributory factor.
above - the spot where the vehicle crashed into the tree