Three car colllision in Walsall

Monday 24th March 2014 – 3.55pm – Chris Kowalik.

Two women have been taken to hospital following a three car collision in Walsall.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Broadway shortly after 1pm today.

Three ambulance crews, a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Staffordshire attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The driver of one of the cars, a woman in her thirties, had to be cut free from her vehicle. She had leg pain for which was intravenously given pain relief. She was removed from the car on a spinal board and was taken by land ambulance to Sandwell Hospital. Her injuries aren’t believed to be serious.

“A woman in her eighties who was an occupant in one of the other cars involved had chest pain and had some difficulty breathing. She was nebulised at the scene and was taken by land ambulance to Walsall Manor Hospital.”

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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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