Fall from horse

Tuesday 6th October 2015 – 4.50pm – Chris Kowalik.

A woman has suffered a head injury after falling from a horse in Wolverhampton.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the Lower Penn area of the city shortly after 10.45am today.

Two ambulance crews attended. The crew of the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford attended by blue-light rapid response vehicle. The helicopter was unable to fly because of the bad weather at the time.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The woman who is in her twenties had suffered an isolated head injury, was drifting in and out of consciousness and was very nauseous.

“At the scene, she was anaesthetised and her airway was maintained then, accompanied by the air crew, she was taken by land ambulance to the major trauma centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.”

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