Road traffic collision - Soke Parkway - Peterborough

Crews from Stanground, Dogsthorpe and Peterborough Volunteers Fire Brigade were called to a road traffic collision on the Eastbound section of the Soke Parkway in Peterborough, between junctions 16 and 17, after a car turned onto its side.

Firefighters arrived to find a female casualty breathing and unconscious.

They used specialist cutting equipment to extricate the casualty and assisted ambulance crews in placing her on a spinal board before she was taken to hospital.

Crews returned to their stations by 6.54pm.