Emergency services alerted after car slides into a ditch at Waltham

Emergency services were alerted after a car slid on an icy road at Waltham and ended up in a ditch this morning (Friday).

Friday, 9th March 2018, 2:04 pm
Updated Friday, 9th March 2018, 2:09 pm
Police attended a road traffic incident EMN-180903-101910001

Two crews of firefighters from Melton attended the incident, which happened on Freeby Lane at 7.29am.

A spokesperson for Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We received a call from the driver to a car that slid on ice and came to rest in a ditch on Freeby Lane.

“One person was trapped.”