scramble free from upturned car in water-filled ditch near Burnham
Two people had a lucky escape after scrambling
out of this upturned car in a water-filled ditch near Burnham-On-Sea
on Saturday (November 12th).
and ambulance crews were called to Burnham Moor Lane, on the outskirts
of Burnham, after the Ford Escort left the road.
Inspector Roger Tolley from Burnham Police confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We were called to a car in a ditch at 11.55am."
"An adult and a child were found by police at the scene
and they appeared not to have suffered any serious injuries."
He said it was not immediately clear what had caused the incident.
Police diverted traffic around the spot while emergency and recovery
vehicles were on scene.
Pictured: The scene in Burnham Moor Lane on Saturday afternoon