Saturday 4th January 2014 – 5pm – Steve Parry.
A cyclist has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Walsall this afternoon.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Walker Road in Bloxwich at 2.45pm.
An ambulance; a paramedic officer together with the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford, attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The ambulance service responded to a collision between a car and cyclist in Bloxwich.
“Crews treated a fifteen year old female for potentially serious head and leg injuries.
“The patient was immobilised using a neck collar and placed on a spinal board before being airlifted to Birmingham Children’s Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”