- Tuesday, 03 September 2013 13:22
Bowling Hill, Chipping Sodbury
Firefighters have freed a man from his car after it was involved in a road traffic collision with an HGV.
When crews arrived on the scene they found a man in his 50s trapped in a car.
Firefighters quickly stabilised the vehicle, then using hydraulic cutting equipment they removed the roof of the car.
Working alongside paramedics the man was assisted on to a spinal board and handed over to paramedics who continued his care at the scene.
The driver of the HGV appeared to be unharmed.
The air ambulance was also in attendance.