Thursday 13th November 2014 – 7.40am – Chris Kowalik.
A motorcyclist has been taken to a major trauma centre after falling from his bike in a road traffic collision in Staffordshire.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Longton Road, Stone, shortly after 7.45pm on Wednesday 12th November.
A Community First Responder from the Stone scheme, a BASICS Emergency Doctor, a paramedic area support officer and an ambulance crew attended.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The man who is in his sixties had a badly broken leg that was bleeding heavily. Blast bandages that are capable of dealing with such serious wounds were applied. Pain relief was administered and he was immobilised.
“He was taken to Royal Stoke University Hospital.”