Claire Brown – Thursday 10th March 2022 – 10.00am.
A man received advanced trauma care from the ambulance service at the scene of a serious RTC in Oswestry last night.
West Midlands Ambulance Service received several 999 calls at around 11.15pm last night (Wednesday) to reports of a single car RTC on the A5, Daywell Junction, in Oswestry. Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and a MERIT trauma doctor and critical care paramedic were responded to the incident.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived to find the driver of the car, a man, in a serious condition.
“The team of ambulance staff worked together to administer advanced trauma care to the man to help stabilise his condition. The man was then conveyed by land ambulance on blue lights to the major trauma centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, for further emergency care. The doctor and critical care paramedic travelled in the ambulance to continue treatment en-route to hospital.”