Saturday 15th March 2014 – 6.30am – Steve Parry.
A pedestrian has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Pershore last night.
The incident occurred on the B4080 Worcester Road, just before 10.50pm.
An ambulance crew; a paramedic officer; a paramedic in a rapid response car together with the Medical Emergency Response Incident Team (MERIT) treated the patient.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Ambulance crews arrived to find a pedestrian had been in collision with a car.
“A man, believed to be in his fifties, was treated for serious head and internal injuries.
“The patient was anaesthetised by a doctor and immobilised with the use of a neck collar and placed on a spinal board before being conveyed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.
“The hospital was alerted to the serious condition of the patient.”