CRASH: Man trapped after car rolls 20 feet down banking in Buxton

A man became trapped in his car after it left the road and rolled twenty feet down a banking in a collision in Buxton this afternoon (February 19).

By The Newsroom
Friday, 19th February 2016, 3:47 pm
Updated Friday, 19th February 2016, 4:50 pm

Emergency services were called to Manchester Road at around 12.15pm after the incident with the Peugeot car was reported.

The vehicle was found to be on its side with one male casualty trapped inside.

A police spokesman said the car left the road and then rolled twenty feet down a banking into a field.

Derbyshire Fire Service stabilised the vehicle to get the man out.

The ambulance service then took the casualty to Stepping Hill Hospital.

His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.