Incident: Cleddau Bridge

Image by Martin Cavaney.

At 2.19pm on Tuesday, September 5th, the Pembroke Dock, Milford Haven, Haverfordwest, Tenby and Narberth crews were called to an incident on the Cleddau Bridge, Pembroke Dock.

Crews responded to a road traffic collision involving one 52-seater bus and one private motor vehicle.  Crews extricated a severely trapped driver who was then taken to hospital by Air Ambulance.  Several of the bus passengers suffered with various injuries and many of them were taken to hospital by road ambulances and police vehicles.

Dyfed Powys Police declared this a major incident. 

Road traffic collision equipment, HGV platform and trauma packs were all extensively used by crews throughout this incident.

Some crews left the scene 4.16pm, with others remaining at the scene to further assist the police.