Emergency services scrambled after car hits front door of a property

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Emergency services were alerted after a vehicle went into the front door of a property in Thurmaston this afternoon (Thursday).

Firefighters from the Eastern station and a technical rescue team from Southern station attended the incident, in Nicklaus Road, along with ambulance paramedics.

A spokesperson from Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: “We got a call from East Midlands Ambulance Service to a road traffic collision where a car had made contact with the door frame and porch of a property.

“One person was trapped and the property was evacuated.

“A building inspector was requested.”

A spokesperson for East Midlands Ambulance Service said: “Our Emergency Operations Centre dispatched two ambulance cars and an ambulance.

“The patient was taken to the Leicester Royal Infirmary by our ambulance crew.”