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Person released from vehicle after collision

Tuesday, 01 January 2019
Scotland Road, Byron Street, Liverpool
Firefighters attended a road traffic collision involving two vehicles on Scotland Road in Liverpool on Tuesday 1st January.

Crews were alerted at 12.43pm and arrived at the scene at 12.48pm.

Two fire engines and the search and rescue appliance attended.

One person was trapped inside one of the vehicles and firefighters used hydraulic spreading gear to open the passenger door, before carrying out a full roof removal, in order to release the individual, who was suffering suspected spine, shoulder and chest injuries. The person was then taken to hospital.

Crews remained on scene until 1.29pm.

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