Friday 27th September 2013 – 8.45pm – Suzie Fothergill.
Two people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Worcestershire.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the incident at the junction of the A4104 and Defford Road in Pershore shortly before 5.25pm this afternoon.
An ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer, a medical first responder and two Midlands Air Ambulances; one from Cosford and one from Strensham were dispatched to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews were called to reports of a two vehicle road traffic collision.
“A woman was found to be trapped in one of the vehicles. She was extricated and treated for multiple injuries. Due to the nature of her injuries she was given an anaesthetic at the scene and fully immobilised before being airlifted to the major trauma centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.
“A second patient, a man, was treated for abdominal pain and was conveyed, via land ambulance, to Worcester Royal Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”