Pedestrian fatally injured

HMED 53 - WNAA in air (wheels up)

Thursday 28th January 2016 – 6.50pm – John Hawker.

West Midlands Ambulance Service can confirm it was called to Fillongley Road, Meriden, Coventry at 1.40pm to reports of a pedestrian that had been in a collision with a van.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a man that had suffered multiple serious injuries and was receiving CPR by bystanders.

“Medics took over resuscitation attempts and advanced life support was carried out.

“Unfortunately, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.

“A second man who was also a pedestrian was uninjured in the incident but was treated at the scene for shock.  The man did not require hospital treatment.

“Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance attended the incident.”


We have no further details on this incident.

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