Claire Brown – Thursday 5th November 2020 – 8.45am.
A motorcyclist has died following a road traffic collision overnight near Market Drayton and Loggerheads.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to reports of a collision involving a car, tractor and motorbike on the A53 in Oakley Folly between Market Drayton and Loggerheads at 7.25pm last night (Wednesday). Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and a MERIT trauma doctor and critical care paramedic were responded to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “An off-duty doctor and bystanders were already performing CPR on a man, the motorcyclist, when ambulance staff arrived on scene. Sadly, despite best efforts, nothing could be done to save the motorcyclist and he was confirmed dead on scene a short time later.
“The driver of the tractor and car involved were assessed by ambulance staff but both were discharged on scene.”