rescued from car 'severely buried in undergrowth' next to M5
fire crews have rescued two people stuck in a car that was 'severely
buried in deep undergrowth' after it careered off the M5 motorway
early today (Friday).
crash on the M5 northbound between J22 for Burnham and J21 for Weston
was reported just after 1.50am.
spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We received a request from
the Police to assist them on the M5 to reports of a road traffic
fire appliance from Burnham-On-Sea and a Rescue Tender from Taunton
were sent to the incident."
arrival, the crews confirmed that this was a single vehicle, which
had left the carriageway and was severely buried in undergrowth."
cut away using small tools and with the aid of a triple extension
ladder were able to release the two casualties from the vehicle."
casualties were handed over to Paramedics on scene to be checked
over and duty of care was left with the Police.