Man dies in RTC

Littledean, Yate

A man has sadly died following a road traffic collision in Yate.

Crews from Bath, Yate, Kingswood, Avonmouth and Hicks Gate fire stations all attended the incident.

On arrival, they found a vehicle had collided with two residential properties and one casualty was trapped.

Sadly, following a rapid rescue attempt, one male was pronounced dead at the scene.

Firefighters from urban search and rescue remained on scene for some time with a structural engineer to assess the structural damage and make the buildings safe.

Police, ambulance and Western Power were also in attendance.

The incident has now been passed to the police.