Saturday 26th April 2014 – 6.30am – Steve Parry.
Two people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision near Stafford yesterday evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Creswell Grove just off the M6 at 11pm.
An ambulance, together with a paramedic officer and a trauma doctor were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews responded to a road traffic collision involving a car and lamppost.
“A woman passenger, believed to be in her twenties, was out of the vehicle when crews arrived. She received minor injuries.
“The male driver in his twenties was trapped for an hour. He was treated for leg and arm injuries.
“The patient was immobilised with the use of a neck collar, spinal board and both patients were taken to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire for further assessment and treatment.”