Saturday 18th July 2015 – 10pm – Steve Parry.
A motorcyclist was found to be unconscious following a road traffic collision in Sutton Coldfield this evening.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Woodington Road at approximately 9pm.
An ambulance together with a paramedic support officer; a paramedic in a rapid response car and the MERIT team attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “999 calls reported a collision involving a motorbike and stationery car in Sutton Coldfield.
“Crews treated a man in his forties for serious head and chest injuries.
“The patient was unconscious when crews arrived. His condition was stabilised and he was immobilised with the use of a neck collar and spinal board. The patient was also given pain relief before being conveyed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
“A doctor travelled with the patient to hospital and the trauma unit were alerted to the condition of the patient.”