Women cut free from car after crash near Havant

FIREFIGHTERS had to cut the roof off a woman's car following a crash this evening.

Friday, 8th December 2017, 9:11 pm
Updated Friday, 8th December 2017, 9:15 pm
Firefighters attended the incident

The slow-speed collision took place in Purbrook Way at about 6.15pm.

It involved two cars, firefighters say.

Two crews from Havant fire station attended and found a female driver in a silver Ford Mondeo in agony, complaining of neck pain.

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Officers took the decision to use hydraulic cutting equipment to slice the roof off the driver’s family car.

She was then extracted using a spinal board and taken to hospital by paramedics for assessment.

Crews left the scene at about 7pm.

Police were also involved.