Three car collision in Pensnett


Saturday 19th March 2016 – 7.45pm – Chris Kowalik.

Three people have been injured, one suffering a broken arm, following a collision involving three cars in the Black Country.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Tansey Green Road, Pensnett shortly after 6pm today.

The West Midlands Central Accident Resuscitation Emergency (CARE) Team, a paramedic in a rapid response vehicle and three ambulance crews attended. An off-duty paramedic who was in the area also stopped to help.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “A woman passenger in one of the cars had a broken arm. She was trapped and, with the help of the fire service, was freed through the vehicle’s front windscreen. She was immobilised and taken to Russells Hall Hospital.

“There were also two ‘walking wounded’ casualties; a man who was driving one of the cars and a man who was a passenger in one of the others. They were both also taken to Russells Hall Hospital.

“A further two men, both drivers, were uninjured.”

CARE team


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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