FIRE crews in Corsham and Chippenham tackled a series of incidents today, including a road traffic collision in Bath Road.

Two crews from Chippenham attended a crash on Bath Road in Chippenham. Thankfully, no people were trapped and the scene was made safe. The incident happened at 8.51am.

One crew from Corsham extinguished a fire in the open in Thingley using hose reels. This incident took place at 10.10am.

At 1.17pm, one crew from Corsham attended an alarm at a sheltered housing scheme at Waverley Court, Corsham. A small fire involving cooking was discovered and was out on the crew’s arrival.

One elderly patient was treated for smoke inhalation and was then handed over paramedics who also attended.