Crews in rescue from lorry on M56

Date/Time:
27/12/2014 - 10:18

Address:
Near Junction 12 of the M56

Attendance:
Fire engines from Runcorn, Frodsham and Ellesmere Port

Details
Shortly after 10.15am crews were called to reports of a road traffic collision on the M56 involving a heavy goods vehicle.

Fire engines from Runcorn, Frodsham and Ellesmere Port were sent and found a HGV on its side near the westbound exit slip road at Junction 12. 

Two people were trapped inside the cab and after consulting with paramedics, crews helped them to safety using a short extension ladder. They were then handed over into the care of the ambulance service.


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Last updated: Saturday 27 December 2014

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