Four car collision on motorway

Wednesday 24th May 2017 – 9.50am – Jamie Arrowsmith.

A woman has been taken to hospital and two others were injured following a four-car collision on the M54 yesterday.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the eastbound carriageway, between junctions three and two, shortly after 5.40pm and sent two ambulances and a paramedic officer to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, crews discovered four cars that had been involved in a collision and three patients.

“The driver of one of the cars, a woman in her 30s, was treated for chest, neck and back pain, immobilised with the use of a scoop stretcher and transported to New Cross Hospital for further treatment.

“A second driver, also a woman in her 30s, was treated for a minor back injury but did not require hospital treatment.

“The third patient, a man in his 20s, was also a driver and was treated for a minor neck injury before being discharged on scene.”

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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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