Midlands Air Ambulance
A man has been airlifted to hospital after a crash in Burntwood. The incident happened just before 1pm today (April 25) on Ironstone Road. A woman was also taken to hospital after the two-vehicle crash. A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars that had been in collision, one of which had come to rest on its roof. “The most seriously injured patient, a man, was a driver in the other car. He managed to get himself out of the vehicle but was treated for a serious chest injury. “The man, who was fully conscious, was immobilised and given pain relief before being airlifted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. “From the overturned car, the driver, a woman, was assisted out. She was treated for back, shoulder and chest pain, immobilised and transported to Walsall Manor Hospital by land ambulance.”


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