Motorcyclist seriously injured

Saturday 4th July 2015 – 8.15pm – Chris Kowalik.

A motorcyclist has been flown to a major trauma centre following a crash in Staffordshire.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Buxton Road, Quarnford, shortly after 4.30pm today.

An advanced community paramedic in a rapid response vehicle and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Staffordshire attended. An ambulance from the East Midlands Ambulance Service was also sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The motorcyclist, a man in his twenties, had been involved in a serious collision. At the scene he was treated for a broken arm and a chest injury; his chest was decompressed and he was administered drugs which included pain relief.

“He was flown to the major trauma centre at Royal Stoke University Hospital.”

HMED 09 at UHNS

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