Woman freed from overturned car after crash

The crash happened in Cowdray Avenue, Colchster Picture: GOOGLE

The crash happened in Cowdray Avenue, Colchster Picture: GOOGLE - Credit: GOOGLE

Firefighters worked to free a woman who had become trapped in an overturned car last night.

Two crews from Colchester were alerted to a crash in Cowdray Avenue in the town at just before 8pm.

“Firefighters assisted at the scene of a road traffic collision,” a spokesman said.

“On arrival crews reported that one female was trapped following the incident, which involved two vehicles.

“One of the vehicles had also been left on its side.”


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The firefighters freed the casualty by 8.20pm and left her in the care of the ambulance service.

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