Four injured in crash

Friday 20th February 2015 – 11.45pm – John Hawker.

Four people have been injured following a three vehicle crash in Stoke on Trent this evening.

The incident occurred at Breach Lane, Tean at around 7.45pm. Four ambulances, a rapid response vehicle, two paramedic officers and a BASICS Doctor attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find three vehicles that had been in a serious collision. The vehicles had suffered considerable damage.

“The man driving one car, believed to be in his mid 30’s, suffered suspected serious leg, pelvic, back and facial injuries. He received emergency treatment at the scene by medics and his condition was stabilised.

“Three people travelling in the second car were also seriously injured. A man in his late 20’s suffered chest, pelvic and arm injuries. A woman in her late 20’s suffered serious abdominal injuries, and a second woman in her late 20’s suffered ankle and shoulder injuries. All three received emergency treatment at the scene by medics.

“All four of the patients were transferred by ambulances to Royal Stoke University Hospital for further emergency treatment. The hospital had been pre alerted to the patients arrival and their injuries.

“A woman travelling in the third car was checked over at the scene but did not require hospital treatment and was discharged.”

Ends

We have no further details on this incident.

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