Incident

Road traffic collision

Date
4.05pm - 26 July 2021
Last updated
9.50pm - 26 July 2021
Status
Closed
Incident type
Large vehicle
Location
Stratton on the Fosse
Attending station
Glastonbury
Shepton Mallet
Wells

Fire control received a call reporting a road traffic collision between a HGV Lorry and Tractor.

On arrival crews confirmed that the driver of the HGV was trapped. Crews administered first aid until the Ambulance arrived and then released the casualty using:

  • HGV Platform
  • Small tools
  • Ratchet straps

The casualty was conveyed to hospital and crews made both vehicles safe.