Casualty treated after car hits a tree near Melton

Paramedics treated a casualty at the scene after a car left the road and hit a tree near Melton at the weekend.

By Nick Rennie
Monday, 17th January 2022, 10:04 am
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The incident happened on Saturday at around 10.22am on the Melton Road at Lowesby.

Firefighters from the Melton and Oakham stations were deployed following reports of the collision.

A spokesperson for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We received a call from the police to a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a car and a tree.

“There was debris on the road which had been closed by the police.

“One casualty was extricated by the fire service and a flying doctor was in attendance providing casualty care along with a crew from East Midlands Ambulance Service.”