Roof removed in RTC rescue

Scott Way, Yate

Road traffic collisionFirefighters had to use hydraulic cutting equipment to remove the roof of a vehicle following a road traffic collision.

When crews arrived on the scene they found a woman, thought to be in her 20s, trapped in the vehicle.

Once the vehicle had been stabilised and the roof removed, firefighters worked with paramedics to assist the woman on to a spinal board. She was then taken to hospital.