Road Traffic Collision on the M55

Date: 30/01/2019

Time: 16:14:00

Address: M55 East, Jnct 3-4

Incident Number: 1901008797

Firefighters from South Shore, Wesham, Fulwood attended a multi-vehicle road traffic collision on the M55 east between junction 3 and 4. When crews arrived they found the incident involved 9 vehicles. Firefighters used holmatro cutting equipment, small tools and portable lighting equipment. Several casualties were assessed and treated by paramedics at the scene and there was one casualty conveyed to hospital via ambulance. The motorway will remain closed until the carriageways can be cleared and surface gritted. Firefighters were in attendance approximately one hour.