Essex County Fire and Rescue Service


Road traffic collision: two casualties freed

Hedingham Road, Halstead
23/10/2021 @ 17:13
Incident Number: 154998
In attendance: 2 x Halstead

Firefighters rescued two casualties following a road traffic collision in Halstead.

Crews were called by police to Hedingham Road today (Saturday) at 5.13pm after three cars were involved in a collision.

Firefighters used specialist cutting equipment to free two casualties who were trapped in one of the vehicles. They were left in the care of the Ambulance Service at 6.22pm.

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