Car crash mocked up for rescue challenge

Car crash mocked up for rescue challenge Credit: ITV Calendar / James Webster

This is one of the mocked up car crashes which has been staged to test firefighters in a rescue competition taking place at Lincoln University. Teams have a fixed amount of time to make the scene safe and rescue a 'casualty' from the wreckage.

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Fire Rescue Challenge

130 teams from fire services all over the country have started competing in a two-day rescue challenge at Lincoln University.