ditch crash in a week in Brent Knoll's Harp Road
second car in the space of a week has crashed into a ditch along
a dangerous road near Burnham-On-Sea.
crews from Burnham and Glastonbury were sent to Harp Road between
the villages of Mark and Brent Knoll just before 7pm on Wednesday
evening (August 19th).
car had legt the road and ended upside down in a water filled
ditch with two persons trapped inside," said a fire spokesman.
persons were extricated from the vehicle by the fire service using
small tools, a triple extension ladder and water safety equipment
and the two received treatment from the ambulance service."
the second time in a week that a car has left Harp Road and ended
up in a ditch following periods of heavy rainfall - leading to
renewed concerns about the slippery road surface.