Pedestrian seriously injured

Monday 6th July 2015 – 11.00am – John Hawker.

RRV car

A pedestrian has been seriously injured following a RTC in West Bromwich this morning.

The incident happened near to The Public, St Michael Street, at around 8.35am.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a woman who had been in collision with a single deck bus.

“The woman, believed to be in her mid 30’s, had suffered a serious head injury and suspected pelvic injuries.

“She received emergency treatment at the scene by medics for her injuries including treatment for her reduced level of consciousness.

“Following her condition being stabilised the woman was transferred by land ambulance to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for further assessment and emergency treatment.

“The hospital had been pre alerted to the patient’s arrival and her injuries.

“Considering the circumstances of the crash it is extremely fortunate that the woman did not suffer more serious injuries.”

One land ambulance, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford attended the crash.

Ends

We have no further details on this incident.

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