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Seven taken to hospital after series of motorbike accidents

Seven taken to hospital after series of motorbike accidents Credit: Thomas Eisenhuth/DPA/Press Association Images

So far this weekend, West Midlands Ambulance Service have been called to seven accidents involving motorcyles.

In one incident a nine-year-old boy was airlifted to University Hospital of North Staffordshire after a collision between a pushbike and a scooter.

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Motorcyclist hits wall

A motorcyclist has been badly injured after colliding with a wall in the Black Country this morning.

The man, who's thought to be in his 30s, has multiple fractures to both legs, and injuries to his pelvis.

He was taken by ambulance to the specialist trauma centre at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

The crash happened at Saltwells Road in Netherton, Dudley, just before 6.30 a.m.

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