Assisting police in search for possible casualties following RTC

Date: 10/06/2018

Time: 20:44:00

Address: Woodend Road, Brierfield

Incident Number: 1806004009

Police called for assistance in the search for possible casualties following a road traffic collision at which a van had left the road, gone through a barrier and into a river. Firefighters from Nelson, Burnley and boat crew colleagues from Preston searched for occupants of the van, who were found to have got out of the vehicle safely and were on the river bank.