Car drives into pub on Merchants Road

Merchants Arms, Merchants Road, Bristol

Crews from Temple, Hicks Gate and Southmead fire stations, along with the Urban Search and Rescue module were called to an incident involving a car which had driven into a pub.


The passenger of the vehicle self-rescued before crews arrived at the scene and was taken to hospital to be checked over.


One lane of the road outside the pub was closed while crews worked with a structural engineer to safely winch the vehicle from the building.