Two injured in Burton RTC

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Wednesday 19th November– 5.00pm – Suzie Wheaton.

Two women have been treated for injuries following a collision in Staffordshire today.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Horninglow Road North in Burton on Trent shortly before 1.45pm this afternoon.
Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Staffordshire were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars that had been in collision. One of the vehicles had also collided with traffic lights at the scene.

“The driver of one of the cars, a woman believed to be in her 40’s, was found to have a reduced level on consciousness. The woman was treated at the scene before being airlifted to the Royal Stoke University Hospital for further assessment and treatment.

“The driver of the second car, a woman believed to be in her 80’s, was treated a suspected fractured wrist and leg injuries. The woman was fully immobilised and given pain relief at the scene before being conveyed, via land ambulance, to the Royal Derby Hospital.”

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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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