Scaffold Collapse in Dudley

Friday 29th November 2013 – 11am – Chris Kowalik.

A pedestrian had just minor injuries following the collapse of scaffolding in Dudley this morning.

SCAFFOLD COLLAPSE IN DUDLEY 29-11-13

Picture: West Midlands Ambulance Service

The incident happened in High Street. West Midlands Ambulance Service was called shortly before 9.45am today.

A senior paramedic officer in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle and an ambulance crew attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The pedestrian, a man in his forties, had minor knee and facial injuries to which bandages were applied. He was taken to Russells Hall Hospital for further assessment and treatment.”

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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