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Driver seriously hurt in crash at A448 junction with Hewell Lane

Ross Crawford 8th Sep, 2021 Updated: 8th Sep, 2021

A MAN has received trauma care by the ambulance service following a road traffic collision in Redditch today, Wednesday, September 8.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to reports of a single car crash at the junction of the A448 Bromsgrove Highway and Hewell Lane, Redditch at 11.36am this morning.

An ambulance, paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Strensham with a MERIT trauma doctor and critical care paramedic on board attended the scene.

An ambulance service spokeswoman said: “Ambulance crews arrived to find the driver of a car, a man, being cared for by police and passers-by after his car reportedly overturned.

“The man sustained serious injuries and was given trauma care on scene by the team of ambulance staff before being conveyed by land ambulance on blue lights to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham for further emergency care.”

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