Pedestrian Injured in Wolverhampton

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Tuesday 25th November 2014 – 2.30pm – Steve Parry.

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Wolverhampton this afternoon.

The incident occurred on Snow Hill in the city centre at just before 1pm.

An ambulance together with a paramedic officer in a rapid response vehicle and the Midlands Air Ambulance crew travelling in a response car attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a pedestrian had been in collision with a car.

“A man in his twenties was treated for head injuries and a fractured leg.

“The patient was immobilised with the use of splints, a neck collar and placed on a spinal board before he was conveyed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham further assessment and treatment.

“The male driver of the car was assessed by ambulance staff but did not require hospital treatment.”

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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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