RTC on M6

Tuesday 20th January 2015 – 2.15pm – John Hawker.

Six people have been treated for injuries following a crash on the M6 this lunchtime.

The crash occurred Northbound between Junction 11 and 12 at around 12.30pm. Three ambulances, two paramedic officers, a BASICS Doctor, the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford and members of the Trusts HART Team attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We received emergency calls to reports of around 15 vehicles that had been in a collision.

“On arrival crews found a number of vehicles that appeared to have been involved in the incident.

“Six adults received treatment at the scene for minor injuries by ambulance crews. Five of the patients were discharged at the scene and did not require further hospital treatment.

“The sixth patient, a man in his 30’s, received treatment at the scene for suspected rib and chest injuries. He was transferred by land ambulance to Walsall Manor Hospital for further treatment.”

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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