Man Airlifted in Kinlet Crash


Tuesday 16th July 2013 – 2pm – Steve Parry.

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Kinlet this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to an incident in Sturt Lane, Kinlet, just before 11am.

An ambulance, a paramedic officer together with the Midlands Air Ambulance based at Cosford attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Ambulance crews responded to a motorcyclist who had come off his machine.

“Crews treated a man in his sixties for a serious head injury.

“The patient was anesthetised by an air ambulance doctor before being immobilised with the use of a neck collar and placed on a spinal board.  The patient was airlifted to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

“The hospital was informed of the serious condition of the patient.”



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