Monday 9th September 2013 – 11am – Steve Parry.
Two women have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Studley, this morning.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Studley Road and Green Lane just after 8.15am.
Two ambulances, a paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic officer; a trauma doctor from the Midlands Air Ambulance and a BASICS medic were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews responded to a road traffic collision involving two cars in Studley.
“Two women travelling in the same vehicle and believed to be in their twenties were both treated for serious head injuries.
“They were trapped in their vehicle before being released by emergency crews.
Medics at the scene anaesthetised one of the patients before she was conveyed by land ambulance to the trauma unit at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham. The second patient was also conveyed to the same trauma unit.
“The driver of the second car involved was assessed by ambulance crews at the scene and later released.
“The Queen Elizabeth Hospital was alerted to the serious condition of the two patients.”