A CASUALTY trapped in his car after a collision in Tarvin escaped with cuts and bruises.
Firefighters at Chester fire station were called at 9.25pm on Saturday, April 14 to help extricate the driver whose Ford Focus had collided with a Citroen van at the junction of High Street and Tarvin Road.
When the crew arrived they began setting up equipment which would cut him free while the man was being given first aid in the vehicle.
But after checking on the man, paramedics were satisfied he would be able to move himself toward the pssenger door and get out himself.
He was then taken to hopsital as a precaution.