Casualty cut free after being trapped between car and tree in Brierfield

Crews were called out yesterday morning
Crews were called out yesterday morning

Firefighters from Nelson spent 45 minutes rescuing a casualty trapped after a collision on Marsden Heights Close.

The incident happened yesterday morning.

A spokesman for Lancashire Fire and Rescue said: "When we arrived we found the incident involved one vehicle and a trapped casualty. Firefighters extricated the casualty who was trapped between the car and a tree using a Dewalt saw and bow saw. Firefighters were in attendance approximately 45 minutes."