Man freed from car after collision

Downend Road, Downend

fire engine respondingFirefighters assisted a man to safety after his car collided with a parked vehicle.

When crews arrived they found the man in his 20s trapped in a Peugeot 306.

After stabilising the vehicle, crews removed the seats and the tailgate to make space.

Working alongside paramedics the man was assisted on to a spinal board and taken to hospital suffering from suspected spinal injuries.