Firefighters and police attend Bolsover collision

Firefighters and police in Bolsover have attended a road traffic collision involving a car and a van.

Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 2:34 pm
The crash.
The crash.

Derbyshire Police and Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service attended the scene at Huntingdon Avenue, Bolsover, today (June 19) after a blue Ford car and a van collided.

Firefighters administered first aid on the drivers and made the vehicle safe, while members of the public also assisted with casualties.

A spokesman for Derbyshire Police said: "Its nice to be able to report that members of the public were on hand to help with casualties on this occasion.

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The crash.

"Thanks go to help from our colleagues at Bolsover fire station who made the vehicle safe and also administered first aid. Team work makes the dream work."

A fire service spokesman said: "Bolsover fire and Staveley fire were called to a road traffic collision involving one car and one van.

"All persons were out of the vehicles prior to fire service arrival. Crews made vehicles and scene safe."