Saturday 6th September 2014 – 8.15pm – Suzie Wheaton.
A motorcyclist has received emergency medical treatment from ambulance crews following an incident this morning.
West Midlands Ambulance Service received a call to the junction of Stafford Road and Bell Lane in Bloxwich, Walsall at approximately 11.25am today.
An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford, carrying a trauma doctor and a critical care paramedic, were dispatched to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived on scene to find a motorcyclist lying in the road.
“The man was found to have sustained a head injury. Due to the serious nature of the man’s injury the doctor gave the patient an anaesthetic at the scene. The rider was fully immobilised and conveyed to the major trauma centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”