escape for occupants of overturned car near Burnham
described the two occupants of this overturned car as 'very fortunate'
after they escaped unhurt following an accident on the outskirts
of Burnham-On-Sea last night (Tuesday, November 29th).
Vauxhall Corsa flipped over near the junction of Church Road and
the Mark Causeway in Bason Bridge shortly after 10pm. The vehicle
dramatically ended up on its roof on a stone wall.
fire crews and an ambulance were called to the scene, but neither
of the shaken occupants needed medical treatment.
all happened in an instant - we weren't going fast, but the car
just seemed to lose control on the slippery road," one of
the occupants told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
fire engines from Burnham and a fire rescue tender from Taunton
were initially sent to the scene after concern that one person
could still be trapped. Crews made the vehicle safe.
diverted traffic around the scene until a recovery service took
away the vehicle.