people hurt following crash on the A38 near Burnham-On-Sea
women were taken to hospital following a car crash near Burnham-On-Sea
last night (Monday).
Renault Megane and a people carrier collided around 5pm on the
A38 Bristol Road at East Brent, causing severe traffic disruption.
women in the Renault Megane suffered suspected back and neck injuries.
the two occupants in the people carrier suffered what were believed
to be minor injuries.
crews from Burnham-On-Sea rushed to the scene on the junction
of the A370 with the East Brent roundabout.
spokesman for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Shortly after arriving and assessing the scene, crews confirmed
that whilst two people were still within the vehicle, they were
medically, not physically, trapped but they would still required
liaising with on-scene paramedics and stabilising the vehicle,
crews released two female casualties, using hydraulic cutting
equipment to remove one of the doors for better access."
released both casualties were left in the hands of paramedics."
of care was left with the Police and the road was re-opened mid-evening.