Tuesday 30th August 2016 – 10.50am – Jamie Arrowsmith.
A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a barrier in Rubery yesterday afternoon (Monday).
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Redhill Lane at 2.25pm and sent two ambulances and a paramedic area support officer to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival at the scene, crews were told that the man, who had come to rest on the central reservation, had initially collided with a barrier.
“One of the Trust’s Patient Transport vehicles had already stopped to offer assistance and together with bystanders were administering CPR on the man.
“Ambulance staff took over but unfortunately it quickly became apparent that nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.”