Man freed from car in RTC with lamppost

Bridgwater Road, Winford

cutting equipment A man was cut free from his car by firefighters after the vehicle collided with a lamppost.

When crews arrived they found the driver of the Saab unable to get out.

After stabilising the vehicle, crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove the roof of the car.
Working with paramedics the man was assisted on to a spinal board and taken to hospital with suspected neck and spinal injuries.