crews free driver trapped in car after lorry crash in Rooksbridge
freed a person from a car after an incident on the A38 involving
a car and a lorry on Wednesday (April 22nd) near Burnham-On-Sea.
from Cheddar, Winscombe and Weston-super-Mare attended an accident
in Rooksbridge, near East Brent and Brent Knoll, at around 9.45am.
ambulance service and police also attended the scene and the road
was closed for a short period of time.
fire spokesman said: "The crew confirmed that there was a
person trapped in the front seat of the car and got to work preparing
the equipment in order to extricate the casualty."
used hydraulic cutting equipment in order to remove the roof of
the vehicle to extricate the casualty onto a long board. The casualty
was left in the hands of the ambulance service."
casualty was taken to hospital with several injuries.