Motorcyclist seriously injured in Redditch crash - The Redditch Standard

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Redditch crash

Redditch Editorial 2nd Feb, 2024   0

A MOTORCYCLIST was seriously injured in a crash in Redditch.

The man was taken to the major trauma centre at Birmingham’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital after the collision between his bike and a car at the junction of Claybrook Drive and Milhill Road in Matchborough.

The incident happened around 5.35pm on Wednesday evening.

An off-duty nurse stopped to assist. Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and a MERIT critical care paramedic were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman, said: “The motorcyclist was found on a grass verge about 10metres away from the car with the bike in a ditch.

“The man was assessed at the scene before being taken to the ambulance for treatment.”

He was assessed by the critical care paramedic before being taken to hospital with the critical care paramedic travelling en route with the crew.

There were a man and a woman in the car.

Both were taken to The Alexandra Hospital in Redditch as a precaution for further assessment.


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