Serious road traffic collision on the A803, Bonnybridge

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Firefighters work with Police and Ambulance at fatal collision

Fire crews were called to a serious road traffic collision on the A803, outside the Scottish Power sub-station in Bonnybridge yesterday afternoon (Sunday 17th November) at 2.15pm.

Operations Control Maddiston mobilised appliances from Denny retained station and Larbert station to the incident which involved two cars, one of which had overturned on its roof.

Firefighters quickly got to work using hydraulic rams and cutting gear to safely extricate the three people from the vehicles before passing them into the care of the ambulance service.

Unfortunately a passenger in one of the cars was pronounced dead at the scene with the driver and another passenger receiving serious injuries. The driver of the other car escaped with minor injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. If anyone has information about the crash they are asked to contact Police Scotland on the national non-emergency number 101 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.