Driver rescued from car on its side

Newtons Road, Worle, Weston-super-Mare

The female driver of a car was rescued after a collision left her car on its side.

Firefighters from Weston-super-Mare and Avonmouth fire stations attended the call-out following the two vehicle collision.

The incident left a Kia hatchback on its side, partially in a hedge. Firefighters worked to create space through the rear of the vehicle, before assisting the driver to safety. The woman, who was aged in her 60s, was then taken to hospital as a precaution.