Sunday 8th September 2013 – 0.15am – Claire Brown.
A motorcyclist has died in a road traffic collision in Birmingham earlier this evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Pershore Road South, near to Kings Norton Library, at around 7.30pm (Saturday). An ambulance, a responder paramedic, a paramedic area support officer, a senior paramedic officer and medics from the West Midlands Central Accident Resuscitation Emergency (CARE) Team attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived on scene to find a car and a motorcyclist that had been in collision.
“The motorcyclist, a man, was in cardiac arrest. Crews and the medics quickly commenced advanced life support at the roadside in an attempt to resuscitate the man.
“Sadly, despite their best efforts, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.
“The three occupants of the car were uninjured.
“The road remained closed by police for several hours following the collision.”
Notes to Editor: I have no further details regarding this incident. Please contact West Midlands Police.