Man cut out of car following RTC

Lisburn Road, Knowle West

An elderly gentleman had to be cut out of his car by firefighters after his vehicle was in collision with a transit van.

When crews arrived on the scene they found the car had come to rest in a garden wall, following the collision at a crossroads.

Firefighters used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove sections of the vehicle and the man was carried out on a spinal board.

He was taken to hospital by ambulance believed to be suffering from neck injuries.