Three people rescued from RTC

Rodford Way, Yate

RTCThree people have been rescued by firefighters after a road traffic collision.

Two vehicles were involved in the incident – a Peugeot 306 and a Daewoo.

A woman in her 40s and an 11 year-old girl were assisted from the Daewoo. The girl appeared to be unharmed and the woman was suffering from chest pain.

A 68 year-old woman in the Peugeot was suffering from back injuries so firefighters used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove the door and roof of the car. The woman was then assessed by a doctor who had arrived via the air ambulance.

She was then assisted to walk from the car.