Overturned car in Gnosall

 

Tuesday 2nd February 2016 – 10pm – Chris Kowalik.

A woman has been taken to a major trauma centre after the car she was in overturned in Staffordshire.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Gnosall Road, Gnosall shortly after 5pm today…
Two ambulance crews attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The woman passenger and male driver were both out of the car when the first ambulance crew arrived. The woman who is in her late teens with neck, spinal and shoulder injuries was sitting in the brand new car of a passerby.

“Without needing to resort to cutting off the new car’s roof, ambulance crews managed to immobilise and safely get her out. She was also given oxygen and pain relief. She was then taken to Royal Stoke University Hospital.

“The driver, a man in his twenties, had some bruises and was taken to County Hospital in Stafford as a precaution.”

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Written by officialwmas

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of 5.6 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country conurbation. The Trust has a total number of 4000 members of staff and uses 864 vehicles.

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