Road traffic collision in Castle Bromwich

Saturday 24th August 2013 – 5.45pm – Chris Kowalik.


Three people have been taken to hospital following a collision involving three cars that led to the temporary closure of the Collector Road in Castle Bromwich.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 2.25pm today

An advanced community paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle and three ambulance crews attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “One of the cars had overturned. In it were two women who had been freed with the help of bystanders prior to the arrival of crews. They had cuts and bruises, they were both immobilised at the scene and taken to Heartlands Hospital under alert as a precautionary measure due to the serious damage sustained by the car.

“A man in the second vehicle who had been freed by the fire service had sustained abrasions and was taken to the same hospital.

“A woman in the third car involved was discharged at the scene.”


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