rushed to hospital after two-vehicle crash near Burnham
female motorist was rushed to hospital after being cut free from
her car near Burnham-On-Sea last night (Wednesday).
ambulance and fire crews from Burnham and Glastonbury were called
to the junction of Buttlake Road and Southwick Road near the Mark
Causeway at 8.50pm.
spokesman said: "On arrival, the officer in charge confirmed
this was a two vehicle road traffic incident. One car was in a
water-filled ditch with no people trapped, while the second vehicle
was on a verge with a casualty still inside."
stabilised the vehicle, a Honda, and made initial access to the
trapped casualty and liaised with paramedics on scene."
crews removed the roof of the vehicle with hydraulic cutting equipment
and assisted paramedics with getting the casualty to the ambulance."
10.15pm, the fire officer in charge confirmed the casualty had
been released from the vehicle by fire service personnel.
woman was handed the ambulance crew who rushed her to Musgrove
Hospital in Taunton.
The remains of the two vehicles after Wednesday night's crash