Updated: Jul 3
Melton Firefighters have rescued two casualties following a road traffic collision at Broughton Hill this evening.
Two appliances from Melton station attended the incident just after 7:30pm this evening.
A Leicestershire Fire and Rescue spokesperson said: “ Upon arrival incident confirmed as 2 car RTC, 2 persons trapped (1 in each vehicle) + 2 casualties that are walking wounded.
Fire service extricated both casualties and vehicles made safe.”
A Leicestershire Police spokesperson said: “Police were called to a report of a two-vehicle collision on the A606 Nottingham Road shortly after 6.20pm yesterday (Friday 2 July).
Officers attended, along with colleagues from the East Midlands Ambulance Service and Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service.
One person - a woman - was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham to be treated for serious injuries.”
The Air Ambulance and four road ambulances attended along with Leicestershire Police.