FIRE crews had to release a person trapped in a car after a road traffic collision at Coughton near Alcester.

Warwickshire Fire & Rescue Service attended the incident on the A435, Birmingham Road at 1:59pm on Saturday, May 3 .

Crews from Alcester and Bidford confirmed a road accident involving one car had occurred and one person was trapped as a result of their injuries in the vehicle.

The crews used specialist cutting equipment and small tools to release the casualty from the vehicle.