Firefighters cut motorist free from car near Lakenheath level crossing

Fire service free casualty from car. Library image.

Fire service free casualty from car. Library image. - Credit: � ARCHANT NORFOLK PHOTOGRAPHIC

Firefighters from Brandon, Mildenhall and Thetford freed a casualty trapped after a two vehicle road crash today.

Crews were called by the ambulance service at 2.22pm after one person was trapped by their injuries in the crash near the level crossing on Station Road, Lakenheath.

They used hydraulic cutting equipment to free the casualty by 3.17pm, before leaving them in the care of paramedics.