Hitchin and Stevenage firefighters called after car overturns near Pirton during early hours and ends up on roof

Firefighters made the scene safe after a car overturned in Hitchin Road, just outside Pirton. Pictur

Firefighters made the scene safe after a car overturned in Hitchin Road, just outside Pirton. Picture: @budgehitchinWC via Twitter. - Credit: Archant

Firefighters were called to a country road near Hitchin in the early hours of this morning after a car overturned and landed on its roof.

Crews from Hitchin and Stevenage attended the scene in Hitchin Road, just outside Pirton, shortly before 3am.

Nobody was trapped, but it is believed the driver was taken to hospital for treatment.

Firefighters assisted with scene safety before returning to their stations.