Three Injured in Shrewsbury Crash

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Thursday 5th September 2013 – 4pm – Steve Parry.

Three people have been taken to hospital after a road traffic collision in Shrewsbury this afternoon.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to York Road at just after 2pm.

Three ambulances; a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Tatenhill in Staffordshire attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews responded to a road traffic collision involving three vehicles in York Road.

“A man in his forties was treated for pelvic and leg injuries. He was immobilised with the use of a neck collar and spinal board before being airlifted to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire.

“The driver of a second car involved, a man in his fifties, was treated for shoulder and chest injuries and was taken to the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

“A woman in her twenties from the third car involved was assessed by ambulance staff at the scene and conveyed to RSH as a precaution.”


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