Braintree: One person released from car following two-vehicle collision in town

Man cut free from car following crash in Essex

Man cut free from car following crash in Essex - Credit: � ARCHANT NORFOLK PHOTOGRAPHIC

Firefighters and paramedics were called to a two-vehicle collision in Braintree this morning, which left one person trapped.

Crews from Braintree and Coggleshall were sent to the scene in Bradford Street at about 10.35am.

Firefighters used specialist cutting equipment to release the person from the vehicle at about 11.40am.

A response car and an ambulance were called to the scene as well.

A man in his 30s was released from the car as it was suspected he had spinal injuries.

Once he was out of the car he was taken to Broomfield Hospital as a precaution.