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Incident Date: 11 January 2018
Between 5.30pm on Wednesday, January 10 and 8.30am on Thursday, January 11 we attended 58 incidents, read about a road traffic collision below.
Road traffic collision - Hyde
AT 17.43pm on Wednesday, January 10, three fire engines from Ashton Under Lyne, Staylbridge and Hyde were called to a road traffic collision on the M67 eastbound, near to junction two.
When firefighters arrived on the scene they found the collision involved two cars and that one person was still trapped in one of the cars. They quickly went about rescuing the person, using cutting equipment, a hearth kit, stabilisation gear and lighting.
Once the person was safely out of the car they were cared for by paramedics.
Firefighters remained on the scene for one hour.