Thursday 29th August 2013 – 8.30am – Chris Kowalik.
A pedestrian has been seriously injured in a collision with a car in Stoke-on-Trent.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Potteries Way, Hanley shortly after 9.20pm last night (Wednesday).
A paramedic area support officer, a senior paramedic officer and two BASICS emergency medics attended in their respective rapid response vehicles along with an ambulance crew.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The man in his forties had suffered head, leg and pelvic injuries.
“Among the treatments delivered by crews at the scene was the anaesthetising of the man and the maintenance of his airway. He was taken to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire which had been put on alert.”