Address: M61 motorway near Jct 8-9 Southbound
Incident Number: 2002003722
Three fire crews from Bamber Bridge and Chorley attended reports of a multi-vehicle collision on the M61 motorway, southbound between junction nine and eight. On arrival they found the incident involved four vehicles and there was a trapped casualty. There were three casualties who were not trapped in their vehicles that were given precautionary checks by paramedics at the scene. Firefighters extricated the casualty who was trapped and handed them over to the care of paramedics at the scene. Crews were in attendance approximately one hour.