Man cut free from car after crash with HGV in Bretton

A man was taken to hospital following a collision between a car and a lorry in Peterborough.

Tuesday, 2nd August 2016, 12:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:35 pm
The scene of the crash in Bretton - Pic: Cambs Fire

Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to a road traffic collision in Bretton Way, Bretton at 1.17pm yesterday, Monday August 1.

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Firefighters stabilised the scene before rescuing one casualty using specialist cutting equipment to remove the roof of the vehicle.

A rapid response vehicle and an ambulance crew attended. They treated a man in his 40s with neck and back pain.

He was taken to Peterborough City Hospital for further treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening or serious.