Pedestrian seriously injured in collision with car

 

Tuesday 7th June 2016 – 10.15am – Jamie Arrowsmith.

Hospital - UHCW 1

A woman pedestrian has suffered serious injuries to her face and ribs following a collision with a car last night (Monday).

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Binley Road and Humber Road in Coventry shortly before 9.50pm. An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and the doctor from the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance, who responded in a car, attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a woman in her 30s who had sustained numerous injuries in a collision with a car.

“Ambulance staff treated her for fractures to her face and ribs as well as back, abdominal and pelvic injuries.

“The woman, who remained conscious throughout, was given pain relief at the scene before being transported to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire. The hospital was alerted to the woman’s condition prior to arrival.”

“Nobody else was injured in the incident.”

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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