A car has spun into a lamppost after a collision with coach

Monday 10th August 2015 – 8.45pm – Murray MacGregor.

A young woman has been immobilised with neck and back pain after the car she was in spun into a lamppost after a collision with a coach.

The incident happened on Stafford Road in Fordhouses, Wolverhampton at about 5.40pm on Monday afternoon.

A rapid response vehicle and two ambulances were sent to the scene. They were joined by an off duty senior paramedic officer who came across the incident.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “When crews arrived they were told that the car and coach had touched which resulted in the car spinning out of control.

“The woman driver, who was in her 20s, was out of the vehicle and sitting on the steps of the coach. She was immobilised using a neck collar and spinal board due to her neck, back and chest pain.

“A woman in her 20s on the bus had abdominal pain. Both women were taken to New Cross Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”

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