Four injured in RTC

Sunday 23rd February 2014 – 8.45pm – John Hawker. 

Three adults and a child have been injured following an RTC in Netherton this afternoon.

The crash occurred on Halesowen Road at around 5.15pm.  Four ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Trusts MERIT team attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find three adults and one child that had been injured following a serious crash.

“Two men travelling in one car both suffered multiple injuries and were treated at the scene.  Both men, one believed to be in his late 30’s, one in his early 40’s, received treatment for their injuries and were immobilised using a spinal board and neck collar and also received pain relief.  One man was transferred to Russell’s Hall Hospital and the second man was transferred to Sandwell Hospital for further treatment.

“A man in his 30’s travelling in the second car suffered chest injuries.  A boy believed to be nine years old suffered multiple minor injuries.  Both patients were treated at the scene and transferred to Russell’s Hall Hospital for further treatment.”

Ends

We have no further details on this incident. 

Written by officialwmas

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of 5.6 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country conurbation. The Trust has a total number of 4000 members of staff and uses 864 vehicles.

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