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Car comes off A38 and collides with hedge

Car comes off A38 and collides with hedge

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 9:41am 21st September 2018. (Updated at 4:21pm 21st September 2018)

Emergency services rushed to a vehicle which left Cornwall's A38 and collided with a hedge.

Firefighters from Liskeard and Bodmin were scrambled to reports of someone trapped at Moorswater.

However, when they arrived at the scene on Friday morning, they found the casualty was out of the car.

The slip-road onto the westbound carriageway was partially blocked but paramedics confirmed no-one was injured.

"At 08:52 this morning a call was received from police, regarding a single vehicle RTC, persons trapped.

"One appliance from Liskeard and the Rescue Tender from Bodmin were mobilised to the incident. On arrival, crews discovered a single vehicle RTC with no persons trapped. 

"Firefighters isolated the vehicles battery and made the vehicle safe."

Cornwall Fire and Rescue

Devon and Cornwall Police were also scrambled to reports a car had left the road and hit a hedge.

"It was reported that a car had left the road and is in a hedge, debris and diesel on the road so clear up needed."

Devon and Cornwall Police

The accident has cleared. 

You can check the latest traffic and travel for Cornwall here.

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