21st October 2021

Crews quickly rescue person after ‘strong smell of burning’ from vehicle ‘on its roof’

Two fire appliances along with the Rescue Tender from Taunton were mobilised to reports of a Road Traffic Collision at Culmhead near Taunton at 19:45 last night (Thursday).

Upon arrival crews confirmed one vehicle road traffic collision with vehicle on its roof and one person still within the vehicle.

Crews stabilised the vehicle and due to a strong smell of burning extricated the casualty quickly out of the window.

Casualty was taken to hospital via land ambulance.