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Man dies and two injured following head on collision

A man has died after a head on collision which left two other people injured. The crash happened this afternoon on the A458 between Cressage and Cound in Shropshire.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said:

“On arrival crews found a car and a 4×4 vehicle that had suffered severe damage and was on its roof. Tragically, it was not possible to save the life of the driver of the car, a man, and he was confirmed dead at the scene.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman.

A 62 year old woman who was the front seat passenger was taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital by ambulance. The 76 year old man, who was the only occupant of the 4×4, suffered head and facial injuries.

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Motorcyclist dies in Halesowen

Motorcyclist dies in Halesowen Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A motorcyclist has died following a crash in Halesowen, in Birmingham, on Sunday morning (30 October). The incident happened on Manor Way at around 9.30am.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said:

Ambulance crews arrived to find passers-by administering CPR to a motorcyclist, a man, who had been involved in a collision.

Ambulance staff immediately took over resuscitation efforts and commenced advanced life support.

Sadly, the motorcyclist couldn’t be saved and he was confirmed dead on scene.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman

Man 'extremely fortunate' to survive after car flips over

The car was completely destroyed Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

Ambulances crews say a driver was 'extremely fortunate' not to have been seriously injured after his car flipped over.

West Midlands Ambulance Service received five 999 calls to the scene between the two slip roads on the southbound M6 at junction 7 on Tuesday afternoon.

The man driving managed to get out himself was taken by ambulance to hospital as a precaution after being checked by a paramedic.

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