Person trapped under car after Peak District collision

NEWS: News.
NEWS: News.

A casualty was trapped under a vehicle following a collision between a car and a motorcycle today (Sunday, August 24).

The accident between the Audi A4 and Triumph motorcycle occurred on the A57 Snake Pass near the Snake Pass Inn at 2.45pm.

Fire crews from Bradwell and Glossop joined police, ambulance and air ambulance teams at the scene.

The firefighters stabalised the vehicle and rescued the casualty, a 45-year-old motorcyclist, from underneath.

The casualty was taken to hospital shortly before 4pm for treatment of serious injuries.

Witnesses are asked to call Derbyshire Police on 101.