Crash outside cemetery

Tuesday 11th March 2014 – 6.35am – Murray MacGregor.

A man has been taken to a major trauma centre after he was in collision with a car on a busy Coventry road.

The crash happened at about 8.10pm outside the cemetery on London Road

An ambulance and a paramedic officer were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival crews found the pedestrian in the middle of the carriageway and a build up of traffic in the area.

“The man, who was in his 30s had suffered a nasty break to his lower left leg and a fractured ankle as well as pain in his left hip. The man’s condition was stabilised and he was immobilised using a neck collar and spinal board.

“The crew then took him on blue lights to the major trauma centre at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire.”



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