Two Injured in Telford Crash


Friday 8th August 2014 – 11.45am – Steve Parry.

Two people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Priorslee this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of the A5 and Grange Lane at just after 9am.

Two ambulances together with the Midlands Air Ambulance based at Tatenhill and the air ambulance medics from Cosford attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews responded to a road traffic incident following reports of a two-car collision.

“A woman in her fifties was treated for abdominal injuries at the scene and later conveyed to New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton.

“The driver of the second car involved, a man believed to be in his forties, was treated for pelvic injuries. He was given pain relief and immobilised with the use of a neck collar, splint and spinal board before being airlifted to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

“A 6-year old child was also travelling in the same car. The patient was uninjured but was taken to Princess Royal Hospital in Telford as a precaution.”




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