Pedestrian suffers serious injuries after collision

Tuesday 19th September 2017 – 10.45am – Murray MacGregor.

A pedestrian has been seriously hurt after a collision with a 4×4 vehicle last night.

It happened on Brays Road in the Sheldon area of Birmingham at just before 10.15pm last night (Monday).

An ambulance, a paramedic officer, the MERIT Trauma doctor and critical care paramedic and the West Midlands CARE Team were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, ambulance staff found a 26-year-old man who had suffered multiple injuries after a collision with a vehicle.

“The man, who was semi-conscious, was assessed and treated at the scene by ambulance staff and the doctors.  He was immobilised and taken on blue lights to the major trauma centre at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham where medics were on standby to receive him.  A doctor travelled with the ambulance crew.

“There were no other patients.”

Ends

 

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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