Incident

Road traffic collision

Date
9.10am - 12 October 2021
Last updated
10.59pm - 21 October 2021
Status
Closed
Incident type
Small vehicle
Location
Combe Florey
Attending station
Taunton
Wiveliscombe

Two fire engines and a heavy rescue unit were sent to a report of a 2 vehicle road collision.

On arrival crews confirmed this was a collision involving 1 van and 1 car and that there were two people trapped, one in each vehicle. One casualty was released under the guidance of the paramedics on scene and crews removed the roof from the other vehicle to rescue the second casualty.

The following equipment was used:

  • Hydraulic cutting equipment
  • Small tools.

Both casualties were taken to hospital.