Car collides with bus stop outside A&E Department

Saturday 26th March 2016 – 7.07am – Murray MacGregor.

One man has been injured after a car crashed into a bus stop outside a busy A&E Department in the early hours.

The crash happened close to Russells Hall Hospital on the High Street, Pensnett

Ambulance crews who were at the A&E Department were flagged down by a member of the public at about 2.55am on Saturday morning.

One of them walked to the scene but quickly asked for back up and a further ambulance was sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “When ambulance staff arrived they found a badly damaged car and bus stop.

“The occupant of the car, a man in his 20s, had suffered a potentially serious head injury. He was quickly taken into Russells Hall for stabilisation.”
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Hospital - Russells Hall (evening)

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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