Thursday 22nd December 2016 – 9.00am – Murray MacGregor.
One man has suffered critical injuries after a multi vehicle accident on the M6 motorway.
The incident happened on the southbound carriageway about 2 miles south of Junction 2 at about 5.30am this morning (Thursday)
Three ambulances, a paramedic area support officer and the MERIT Trauma doctor were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “When crews arrived they found a multi-vehicle crash involving a number of cars and lorries. There was debris across both carriageways.
“Crews found one man in the southbound carriageway. He had suffered multiple serious injuries and was semi-conscious. The ambulance staff treated him at the scene before taking him on blue lights to the major trauma centre at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire.
“A second patient, a 36 year old man, suffered cuts to his hands. He was immobilised and taken to the same hospital.”