Monday 14th July 2014 – 8.30pm – Steve Parry.
Two adults and four children including a baby have been taken to hospital after a road traffic collision on the M6 this evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to a location near the M6 at junction 2 (north) at just after 6.10pm.
Three ambulances; a paramedic officer, a BASICS doctor and the Warwickshire and Northants Air Ambulance attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews responded to a single vehicle incident involving a taxi.
“A woman in her thirties was treated for back pain. She was immobilised with the use of a neck collar and spinal board.
“Three children, a male (2 years); and two females (3 and 6 years of age) were treated for minor injuries. All four patients were taken to the University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire.
“A 2 month old baby boy was thrown clear of the vehicle. The baby was treated for serious head injuries and airlifted to Birmingham Children’s Hospital. The father of the child, who was uninjured in the incident, travelled with the child to hospital.