Motorcyclist injured in Wombourne

Tuesday 19th November 2013 – 7.40am – Murray MacGregor.

A motorcyclist has been taken to a major trauma centre with serious injuries after being involved in a collision with a car in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday).

The crash happened on Station Road in Wombourne at about 4.30am.

An ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic officer and the MERIT Trauma Doctor were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, the patient was semiconscious and confused about what had happened.

“The road was blocked in both directions and the motorbike had suffered significant damage.
“The rider, a man in his 50s had a broken wrist, possible fracture to his pelvis and a variety of cuts and bruising.

“The man was taken on blue lights to the major trauma centre at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham; the doctor travelled with the crew.

“No-one else was injured.”



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