Two fire crews called after driver is trapped in his car
PUBLISHED: 10:10 04 February 2018 | UPDATED: 10:10 04 February 2018
Two fire crews from Burnham-on-Sea were called out in the early hours of this morning.
The firefighters were sent to Harp Road, in Highbridge, at 3.59am today (Sunday) after reports of a traffic collision.
One car was found in a ditch, with the male driver trapped inside complaining of back and neck pain.
A spokesman for Devon and Somerset Fire Service said: “Crews initially stabilised the vehicle and used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove the roof of the vehicle in preparation for extrication.
“The casualty was then removed from the vehicle on a long board and was left in the hands of the ambulance service, who was also in attendance.”
His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.