M54 driver escapes with minor injuries despite massive damage to vehicle

Tuesday 12th August 2014 – 9.08am – Steve Parry

The driver of a pick up escaped with minor injuries despite his vehicle suffereing massive damage after a collision with a lorry on the M54, (junction 2 west at Coven Heath) at just before midnight on Monday evening.

The patient was treated at the scene by ambulance staff for lacerations to his left arm but it was not serious and after a period of monitoring his condition he was discharged at the scene.

An ambulance and paramedic officer attended the incident.

The crew said the man was very lucky to only have minor injuries given the level of damage to hs vehicle.

The lorry driver was uninjured.


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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