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Teenager seriously injured in Worcester collision

Pedestrian seriously injured in Worcester collision Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A woman has suffered a serious head injury in a road traffic collision with a car in Worcester.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called to Bransford Road shortly before 8pm yesterday evening.

Three rapid response vehicles, a paramedic and a paramedic area support officer attended the scene along with an ambulance crew.

The woman, who is in her late teens, had a serious head injury.

She was treated by crews at the scene before being taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

Woman arrested on suspicion of murder

Detail of Police officers Credit: Joe Giddens / PA Archive/Press Association Images

A 22-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently being questioned after a 20-year-old woman was found with wounds to her neck.

Police were called at 7.06pm yesterday to an address in Hertford Road, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Paramedics from West Midlands Ambulance Service attended, but she was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

The woman has not been formally identified but her next of kin have been informed.

Anyone with information about the woman's death is asked to call the police on 101 or phone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Man dies following collision

A man has died in a collision involving his car and a lorry on the M6 this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called shortly before 1.55am to the northbound carriageway between junctions 5 and 6.

A paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle, an ambulance crew and the Medical Emergency Response Incident Team (MERIT) attended.

The car driver was confirmed dead at the scene.

The lorry driver was shaken but uninjured.

Man dies in Shropshire crash

A man has died and two others have been injured following a road traffic collision in Shropshire in the early hours of this morning.

The incident occurred on the A41, near to the Bell public house, Tong, Shifnal at around 1.00am.

A rapid response vehicle, three ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Trusts MERIT Team attended the scene, along with the Police and Fire service.

One man had suffered multiple serious injuries in the crash Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

Crews arrived to find two vehicles that had been in a significant collision.

One man had suffered multiple serious injuries in the crash and was in traumatic cardiac arrest at the scene.

Advanced life support was immediately carried out by medics but unfortunately, despite everyone’s best efforts, nothing could be done to save him and sadly he was confirmed dead at the scene.

A second man suffered head and leg injuries in the crash and received advanced trauma care at the scene of the incident. He was then transferred to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital for further emergency treatment.

A third man was treated at the scene for multiple minor injuries. Following treatment the man was transferred to Princess Royal hospital for further emergency care.

– A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

999 call after bull attacks farmer

Emergency services responded to a 999 call this morning Credit: Midlands Air Ambulance based at Cosford Twitter account

Emergency services responded to a 999 call this morning after a bull attacked a farmer.

Crews travelled to the Hinstock area of Shropshire to find the farmer, who had suffered back and pelvis injuries.

He was flown to hospital.

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Three injured as car overturns in crash

One person has been seriously injured and another two have suffered injuries after a road traffic accident last night.

The crash occurred on the Wolverhampton Road, near to Himley Cricket Club at just after 6pm.

A man was removed from the vehicle after being trapped for about 30 minutes Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

We were called to reports of a two vehicle RTC with one vehicle having rolled over in the crash.

The driver of the car that rolled over, a man believed to be in his 40’s, had suffered multiple lacerations in the crash and also a reduced level of consciousness.

The man received emergency treatment at the scene and with assistance of the fire service, was removed from the vehicle after being trapped for about 30 minutes before being taken to Russells Hall Hospital for further treatment. All emergency services on scene worked seamlessly together to ensure the patients received the best treatment as quickly and safely as possible.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

Woman and toddler trapped in car following crash

Crews worked carefully with the fire service to cut them both free Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A woman and child were both trapped in their car for about an hour following a road traffic collision with a HGV this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Longford Road and Windmill Road in Longford, Coventry at about 9.45am and sent two ambulances and a paramedic officer to the scene.

The car had suffered significant damage in the collision and as a result the two patients were trapped inside - thankfully they were not seriously injured.

Once crews had assessed them, they worked carefully with the fire service to cut them both free.

The woman, thought to be in her 30s, was treated for minor injuries, including cuts and bruises and was immobilised with the use of a neck collar and spinal board before being taken to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.The girl, a toddler, was treated for back pain as well as cuts and bruises.

She was also immobilised before being taken to the same hospital.

The driver of the lorry, a man, was uninjured in the incident.

– A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
The HGV was involved in the crash Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

Cyclist seriously injured in collision

The man was flown to the Royal Stoke University Hospital Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital following a collision with a car yesterday afternoon.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called to Longford Road Junction in Newport shortly after 2.20pm and sent an ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance to the scene.

Crews arrived to find a cyclist, a man believed to be in his 70s, with a reduced level of consciousness following a collision with a car.

Following assessment he was treated by medics for a serious head injury and once his condition was stabilised, he was transferred on to the air ambulance and taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

Unfortunately, the man’s injuries were considered very serious.

There were four occupants in the car, two adults and two children, all of whom were assessed and discharged at scene.

– A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

Pedestrian airlifted to hospital following collision with bus

A man has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A man has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a collision with a bus this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service were called to the junction of Church Hill Way and Eagle Road in Moons Moat, Redditch, at 8.50am and sent an ambulance, a paramedic area support officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford to the scene.

Crews arrived at the scene to discover a pedestrian lying at the roadside following a collision with a bus.

The man, thought to be in his 20s, was assessed by ambulance staff and treated for a serious chest injury.

Crews worked quickly to stabilise his condition and administer pain relief before loading him on to the ambulance - the man remained conscious throughout.

He was then transported to the waiting air ambulance, which had landed on nearby basketball courts, before being flown to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham for further treatment.

– A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
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