Teenager Injured in Telford Crash

ImageWednesday 20th March 2013 – 8pm – Steve Parry.

A teenager has been airlifted to hospital following a road traffic collision in Madeley this afternoon.

The incident occurred on The Parkway at the junction with The Maddocks in Madeley just after 4pm.

An ambulance, together with a paramedic officer in a rapid response vehicle and the Midlands Air Ambulance based at Cosford attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Ambulance crews arrived to find a pedestrian had been in collision with a car.

 “A teenage male, believe to be 14 years old, was treated for a serious head injury. The patient was anaesthetised by a doctor at the scene.

“The patient was immobilised with the use of a neck collar and placed on a spinal board before being airlifted to the Birmingham Children’s Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”

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Written by officialwmas

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of 5.6 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country conurbation. The Trust has a total number of 4000 members of staff and uses 864 vehicles.

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