Amy Stubbs – Friday 27th October 2023 – 9.30am
A man has been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Longton last night.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 9.51pm to King Street and sent two ambulances, two paramedic officers and two BASICS doctors to the scene with the first resource arriving within five minutes.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman says: “On arrival, crews found a pedestrian and a van had been involved in a collision.
“The pedestrian, a man, was in a critical condition and ambulance crews immediately began administering advanced life support and advanced trauma care.
“He was conveyed on blue lights to Royal Stoke University Hospital with a BASICS doctor travelling on board to provide continued treatment en route.”