rescued from overturned car in Burnham's Stoddens Road
woman has been dramatically rescued from an overturned car after
it crashed into a roadside ditch in Burnham-On-Sea.
fire and ambulance crews were called to Stoddens Road in Burnham
shortly before 9.45pm on Saturday (August 5th), as pictured here.
members of the public managed to help the lady free from the vehicle
before crews arrived.
spokesperson said: "Appliances from Burnham-On-Sea and Street
attended an RTC involving a single vehicle."
arrival crews confirmed one female out of the vehicle and in the
hands of paramedics."
made the vehicle and scene safe and duty of care was left with the
lady was taken to hospital with injuries that are understood to
be not life threatening.
have been many accidents on the same sharp road bend over the years,
where local residents have campaigned for improved safety measures.