Road traffic collision in Blackburn

Date: 29/07/2019

Time: 16:48:00

Address: A59, Blackburn

Incident Number: 1907011172

At 16:48 five fire engines from Blackburn, Great Harwood and Clitheroe attended reports of a road traffic collision on the A59 Blackburn. The incident involved two vehicles with three casualties trapped. Firefighters extricated the casualties using holmatro cutting equipment, long board and a trauma kit. One casualty was taken to hospital by ambulance and two further casualties were taken to hospital via air ambulance. Firefighters were at the scene for approximately two hours.