Monday 3rd March 2014 – 5.10pm – Suzie Fothergill.
A man escaped serious injury following a road traffic collision in Warwickshire today.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the incident on the A46 in Hampton on the Hill at approximately 2.15pm this afternoon. An ambulance and a Paramedic Area Support Officer were dispatched to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived to find a car that had left the carriageway. The car which is believed to have overturned had come to rest in a ditch.
“The driver of the car, a man in his 20’s, had been helped out of the vehicle by a passerby.
“Ambulance crews assessed the man, fortunately he was found to have sustained a minor hand injury. The man was treated at the scene before being conveyed to Warwick Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”
Notes to editors
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