Head to toe treatment for pedestrian

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Tuesday 17th January 2017 – 4.55pm – Claire Brown.

A man needed head to toe treatment by ambulance staff this afternoon after a collision in Warwickshire.

West Midlands Ambulance Service received a 999 call reporting a collision involving a pedestrian and a car on the Leicester Road in Wolvey, near Hinkley shortly after 2.00pm (Tuesday). An ambulance and a responder paramedic attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “The pedestrian, a man believed to be in his 50s, sustained multiple serious injuries in the collision which needed trauma care at the scene by ambulance staff. Once stabilised, the man was taken by land ambulance on blue lights to specialist major trauma centre, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, for further 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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