Firecrews help trapped driver out of car after lorry and BMW crash

A trapped car driver was whisked to safety by fire fighters after a smash involving a BMW and lorry this morning. Smoke could be seen coming from the front of the BMW after the crash which happened around 9.30am in Stockbridge Village . The lorry and car can be seen on either side of the crash scene in Stockbridge Lane.

The driver of the BMW was initially trapped inside his vehicle.

And a Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said two crews and a search and rescue team were sent to the scene.

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He confirmed firefighters helped the trapped man – who was unable to open the driver’s door of the BMW – after he was assessed by paramedics. He was taken to hospital for further assessment. The lorry driver was unhurt.

One witness told the ECHO: “There has been a big crash coming out of Stockbridge Village.

Fire people and police everywhere!”

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Police confirmed they were also called to the scene.

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A spokesman said: “We were called to a road traffic accident involving a HGV and a car in Stockbridge Lane by the roundabout and the fire service were also in attendance.”

He said although the road was not closed the accident “would have caused disruption”.

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