Friday 15th November 2013– 6.40pm – Claire Brown.
West Midlands Ambulance Service can confirm that a 999 call was received following a road traffic incident in Ward End this afternoon.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Bromford Road and Wolseley Drive at 1.35pm.
An ambulance, a paramedic officer in a rapid response car and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews were alerted to a single vehicle in collision with a lamppost.
“A man was found to be in cardiac arrest at the scene and was given immediate advanced life support treatment. He was taken by land ambulance to Heartlands Hospital.
“It is understood that the patient sadly later died in hospital.”