Sunday 26th January 2014 – 11.15am – Claire Brown.
A man has been seriously injured in a road traffic collision in Coventry last night.
West Midlands Ambulance Service received a 999 call to reports of a pedestrian who had been in collision with a taxi on Lockhurst Lane in Coventry just after 10.00pm yesterday evening (Saturday). A paramedic area support officer and an ambulance attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “The pedestrian, a man believed to be in his 30s, had reportedly collided with a taxi before hitting his head on the kerb.
“The man sustained a serious head injury. The ambulance crew and paramedic worked as a team to administer emergency treatment at the scene before alerting the man to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, a major trauma centre, for further treatment.”