Man rescued from car wreckage in Singleton

A man was rescued by firefighters after the car he in was in crashed in Singleton this morning.

Saturday, 16th March 2019, 12:27 pm
Updated Saturday, 16th March 2019, 1:33 pm
Firefighters from Blackpool were sent to the crash.

The incident happened on Mains Lane shortly before 1am after car had left the road and struck a gate post. The vehicle ended up in a garden.

Firefighters from Blackpool were called to rescue the trapped man, who was a passenger in the vehicle.

After the man was released from the wreckage, paramedics took him to hospital with suspected minor injuries.

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Firefighters from Blackpool were sent to the crash.

A Lancashire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "Two fire engines from Blackpool attended a road traffic collision on Mains Lane, Singleton involving a vehicle on a driveway. One person who was confined to the vehicle was released by fire service personnel using holmatro cutters and spreaders. Crews were in attendance for just over an hour."