Man rescued from car in ditch

Wick Road, Wick St Lawrence

Crews were called to road traffic collision involving one vehicle that that had left the road way and ended up on its roof in a water filled ditch.

When firefighters arrived they found a man trapped in the car.

Crews worked alongside paramedics to stabilise the casualty before he was rescued from the vehicle using a stretcher to lift him out of the car and up the bank.

Four crews attended the incident from Weston-super-Mare and Bedminster.