Motorcyclist taken to major trauma centre

Wednesday 25th February 2015 – 9.00pm – Suzie Wheaton.

A motorcyclist has been treated by ambulance crews for multiple injuries following a road traffic collision in Staffordshire today.

West Midlands Ambulance Service dispatched an ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer and a BASICS doctor to the incident on Alexandra Road in Newcastle shortly after 5.40pm this evening.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews were called to reports of a car and a motorbike that had been in collision.

“The motorcyclist, a man believed to be in his 20’s, was treated for fractures to his pelvis and leg. The man was given pain relief and fully immobilised at the scene before being conveyed to the major trauma centre at Royal Stoke University Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”

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