Monday 1st February 2016 – 8.55pm – Chris Kowalik.
Emergency Doctors were among the resources sent by West Midlands Ambulance Service to Deritend in Birmingham where a man had collided with a bus.
The ambulance service was called shortly after 5.35pm today to High Street.
An ambulance crew and a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle attended along with a British Association for Immediate Care (BASICS) Emergency Doctor and the Medical Emergency Response Incident Team (MERIT) consisting of a trauma doctor and critical care practitioner.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The pedestrian, a man in his twenties had collided with the single-decker bus. He had head and chest injuries.
“He was sedated at the scene and placed onto a scoop stretcher before being taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham accompanied by one of the doctors.”