Car trapped in flood water in Barthomley

12/06/2019 - 08:12

Audley Road, Barthomley

Two fire engines attended, one from Crewe and one from Alsager


Car trapped in flood water in BarthomleyShortly after 8am firefighters were called to reports of a man being trapped in a car which was stuck in flood water on Audley Road in Barthomley.

On arrival the crews found that the flood water was approximately one foot deep.

Firefighters used wading poles to rescue the man from the car. He was assessed at the scene before being handed over to the care of paramedics.

The man was taken to hospital via ambulance.

Firefighters left the incident in the hands of Cheshire East Council's highways department, who temporarily closed the road.

Firefighters were in attendance for around two hours.

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