Car collides with wall

Station Road, Yate 

A car which collided with a wall in Yate.A woman has been rescued by firefighters after the car she was in hit a wall and was left in a precarious position.

When crews arrived they found the 79 year-old still inside the vehicle and unable to get out.

As the rear of the vehicle was elevated, crews worked quickly to stabilise it. They then used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove the driver’s door.

The woman was then assisted from the vehicle and taken to hospital suffering from suspected neck and spinal injuries.