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Firefighters free man trapped in collapsed barn

Braintree Road, Panfield
10/04/2018 @ 11:04
Incident Number: 75276
In attendance: 1 x Braintree


Firefighters freed a man who was trapped in a partially collapsed barn this morning.

Three people were in the barn when part of the internal structure gave way during construction work to remove one of the walls.

One man was struck by a piece of equipment being used to prop up the structure.

Firefighters worked alongside the Ambulance Service to allow them access to the casualty, before ensuring the area was safe and leaving the scene at 11.59am.

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