Sunday 27th April 2014 – 9.15pm – Steve Parry.
Six people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic incident near Bearwood traffic lights on the Hagley Road in Birmingham this evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called just before 8pm.
Three ambulances, a paramedic officer and the MERIT team were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Ambulance crews responded to a road traffic collision involving two vehicles.
“Two females and three children travelling in the same vehicle were treated by ambulance crews. A woman believed to be in her twenties received neck and chest injuries. A second female suffered abdominal pain. An eleven year old boy received a leg injury and two other children appeared to have escaped injury, however, they were also taken to hospital as a precaution.
“The patients were all taken to City Hospital.
“One male, believed to be in his thirties from the second car involved, was treated for a neck injury and conveyed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”