18th February 2020

Person ‘medically trapped‘ following collision on A38

A fire appliance from Taunton was mobilised to a report of a vehicle smoking following a road traffic collision on the A38 in between Wellington and Taunton at 12:40 this afternoon (Wednesday).

Upon arrival, crews confirmed one person was medically trapped with possible spinal injuries and requested a further fire appliance which came from Wellington.

Crews used small tools to assist the ambulance service in removing the casualty and made the vehicle safe whilst preserving the scene of the incident.