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Incident Date: 05 April 2017
BETWEEN 8.30am and 5.30pm Wednesday, April 5 Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service received 67 calls and attended 39 incidents.
Here are details of an incident firefighters attended:
Road traffic collision – Hyde
AT 11.41am on Wednesday, April 5, two fire engines from Hyde and Staylbridge, along with a major rescue unit and technical response unit from Leigh attended a road traffic collision in Bennett Street, Hyde.
On arrival crews were met with an accident involving three vehicles, one of which had a person trapped inside. Firefighters used stabilisation equipment to secure the vehicle before safely getting the trapped person out.
Once the person was freed from their car they were taken to hospital by ambulance. Firefighters remained on the scene for 50 minutes.