Monday 31st October 2016 – 11.10am – Claire Brown.
Despite the best efforts of passers-by and ambulance staff, nothing could be done to save a motorcyclist who died in a road traffic collision in Birmingham yesterday morning.
The incident happened on Manor Way in Halesowen at around 9.30am (Sunday). Two ambulances, a paramedic area support officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance with a MERIT trauma doctor on board attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Ambulance crews arrived to find passers-by administering CPR to a motorcyclist, a man, who had been involved in a collision. Ambulance staff immediately took over resuscitation efforts and commenced advanced life support.
“Sadly, the motorcyclist couldn’t be saved and he was confirmed dead on scene.”