Trucker injured as HGV’s Crash

Thursday 18th February 2016 – 4.15pm – John Hawker.

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A trucker has been injured after two HGV’s were in collision on a motorway this morning.

The crash occurred on the M40 southbound between junctions 12 and 11 at around 10.10am.  Two ambulances, two paramedic officers and the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two HGV’s that had been in a collision.  One had suffered substantial front end damage.

“The man driving the lorry with the front end damage, believed to be in his early 50’s, suffered hand, arm and shoulders injuries.

“He received treatment at the scene from medics including pain relief.  Following treatment the man was transferred by land ambulance to Warwick Hospital for further treatment.

“No other person was injured in the crash.”

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We have no further details on this incident.

 

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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