Woman injured in crash

Monday 8th December 2014 – 7.00am – John Hawker.

A woman has been injured following a two car RTC in Worcestershire yesterday afternoon.

The crash occurred on The Rhydd, near Hanley Castle, at around 4.15pm. An ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic officer and an off duty paramedic attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars that had been in a serious collision.

“The driver of one car, a woman believed to be 80 years old, suffered serious lower leg and sternum injuries. The woman received emergency treatment by paramedics whilst she was released from the car as the doors were jammed shut due to crash damage.

“The woman’s condition was stabilised and she was transferred by ambulance to Worcester Royal Hospital for further treatment.

“No other person was injured in the crash.”

 

Ends

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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