21st February 2020

Casualty released from vehicle following two vehicle collision on Bridgwater Road in Taunton

Three fire engines and a rescue tender from Taunton were sent to a report of a road traffic collision on Bridgwater Road in Taunton at 18:57 this evening (Thursday).

On arrival the crews confirmed that this was a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a motor vehicle and a tractor/trailer unit.

Ambulance crews and police were already in attendance.

Crews released a casualty from within the vehicle using a rapid extrication technique.

They were then left in the care of ambulance crews while fire crews made the vehicles safe and assisted police.