Friday 26th July 2013 – 7.30am – Suzie Fothergill.
A man has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Birmingham yesterday.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to reports of a car that had been in collision with a wall at the junction of Lode Lane and Valley Road in Elmdon at approximately 11.30pm last night.
An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and the Trust’s MERIT rapid response vehicle, carrying a critical care paramedic and a trauma doctor, were dispatched to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews treated the driver of the car, a man in his 20’s, for a fractured leg and pelvic injuries.
“The man was given pain relief at the scene and immobilised before being conveyed to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham for further assessment and treatment.”