Road Accident Persons trapped – Junction 10 , M42 – crews from Atherstone, Tamworth and Coleshill attended

At 1222 hours Friday 25th March 2016, Fire Control received a call to a road traffic collision where one person was trapped.  Crews from Atherstone, Tamworth and the specialist Road Accident Unit from Coleshill attended.  This incident was confirmed to be a road accident involving 1 articulated heavy goods vehicle overturned onto the central reservation.  This incident was located on the traffic island above Junction 10 , M42.  Fire crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to release one male casualty from the vehicle.  This incident was completed at 1415 hours.