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Incident Date: 09 November 2016
Man cut free from Taxi after Chadderton Crash
At around 6pm a crew from Oldham, Chadderton and a technical response unit were called to a crash involving a small car and a taxi on Drury Lane, Chadderton
Two casualties from the small car escaped the vehicle on their own, but when firefighters arrived a man remained trapped in the taxi.
Crew used hydraulic cutting equipment to free the man from the taxi and he was taken to the Royal Oldham Hospital. Firefighters were on the scene for around an hour.