Driver cut free from wreckage after slip-road collision

A driver escaped with only minor injuries after being cut free from the wreckage of a car by firefighters.

Monday, 11th September 2017, 10:58 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:48 pm
Firecrews cut casualty from wreckage. Photo Tony Lynch.

The two vehicle collision blocked the eastbound exit slip-road of the M55 at Broughton for around two hours on Sunday afternoon.

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Fire crews had to use hydraulic cutting gear to remove the casualty.

But a fire brigade spokesman said: “The person released was only slightly injured. Our crew used cutting gear to make access easier for paramedics to treat the casualty.”