22nd January 2019

Collision involving tractor and car in Wrantage

Three fire appliances and a rescue tender from Taunton along with an operational assurance officer were mobilised to a report of a road traffic collision involving a car and a tractor in Wrantage near Taunton at 21:49 this evening (Tuesday).

One casualty in the car was medically trapped and not physically trapped.

Crews stabilised the vehicle and carried out casualty care whilst awaiting the arrival of the ambulance.

An 81 year old female casualty was removed from the vehicle by the fire service using hydraulic cutting equipment.

The casualty was left in the care of the ambulance service.