Two injured outside school

Wednesday 21st January 2015 – 6.30pm – Jamie Arrowsmith.

Ambulance Bonnet

Two people, one of whom was a 12-year-old boy, have suffered a number of injuries following a collision with a car outside a school in Birmingham this afternoon.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the incident near to Moseley School, Wake Green Road, Moseley, shortly after 3.30pm and sent two ambulances, a paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer and a MERIT trauma doctor to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, crews discovered two patients who had been involved in a collision with a car.

“The first patient, a boy, was treated by ambulance staff for cuts to his head and a fractured right leg. He was immobilised and given pain relief before being taken to Birmingham Childrens Hospital for further treatment.

“The second patient, a woman in her 30s, was treated for a fractured leg, injuries to her head and a suspected pelvis injury. She was also immobilised and given pain relief before being taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.

“The driver of the car was uninjured in the incident.”

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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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