Woman rescued from RTC

Old Church Road, Clevedon

An elderly woman has been rescued by firefighters after a road traffic collision which left her car on its passenger side against a wall.

When crews arrived on the scene they found the woman in her 80s inside the Vauxhall Corsa unable to get out.

Firefighters quickly stabilised the vehicle and then removed the windscreen of the car. Working alongside paramedics the woman was assisted on to a spinal board and assisted out of the car via the rear of the vehicle.

She was taken to hospital, but her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening