Fire crews release trapped casualty following collision in Chard
PUBLISHED: 14:35 02 June 2016 | UPDATED: 14:43 02 June 2016
The incident, which involved a vehicle and a lampost, happened outside the Poppe Inn in Tatworth, South Chard, shortly before 11.40am.
Fire crews from Axminster and Chard were called to the scene of a collision earlier today (Thursday).
The incident, which involved a vehicle and a lampost, happened outside Ye Olde Poppe Inn in Tatworth, South Chard, shortly before 11.40am.
Crews found one person still in the vehicle being assessed by paramedics by the time they had arrived.
They set up recovery and stabilisation equipment, before they joined paramedics in carrying out a rapid extrication of the casualty.
The casualty was left in the care of the ambulance crews.
Firefighters also called Ferne Animal Sanctuary to collect a dog from the scene.
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