Motorcyclist seriously injured in Rowley Regis

1 MERIT car CUT 1

Monday 31st October 2016 – 12.50pm – Claire Brown.

A motorcyclist involved in a collision with a car required advanced trauma care by ambulance staff last night.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the Birmingham Road in Rowley Regis shortly after 7.30pm on Sunday evening. An ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and a MERIT trauma doctor attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Upon arrival ambulance staff found a motorcyclist, a man, unconscious with multiple serious injuries.

“The man required advanced trauma care by ambulance staff and the doctor at the scene in order to stabilise his condition before he was taken by land ambulance on blue lights to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham; the doctor travelled in the ambulance to continue treatment en route.”

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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