Fire engine collides with a Skoda on Lord Street Southport July 3rd, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments Photo: The firefighters make their own scene safe A fire appliance was involved in a collision with a car while on route to an emergency incident. The collision happened on Lord Street, in Southport, just after 1.50pm on Friday, June 3. A man from the car was assessed at the scene by paramedics and was taken to Southport Hospital for a precautionary check. The firefighters were also assessed at the scene by paramedics and are receiving precautionary checks. The initial call-out to which the fire appliance was responding was dealt with by other fire appliances. Group Manager Dean Bolton said: “The fire appliance involved was responding to a 999 call and had blue lights in operation. “The firefighters made the scene safe. An internal investigation will be carried out to establish the cause of the incident.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!