Pedestrian seriously injured in RTC


Friday 4th November 2016 – 8.45am – Jamie Arrowsmith.

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A pedestrian was alerted in to one of the region’s major trauma centres with serious injuries following a collision with a car last night.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Walmley Ash Road in Minworth, Sutton Coldfield, near to Asda supermarket, shortly after 5.30pm and sent one ambulance to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival at the scene crews discovered a man, believed to be in his 20s, who had been hurt in collision with a car.

“The man was suffering from a reduced level of consciousness and was treated for a serious head injury as well as chest and leg pain.

“Following emergency treatment at the scene he was quickly transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham for further assessment. The hospital had been alerted to the man’s condition prior to arrival.

“There were no other injuries suffered in the 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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