Support Your
Midlands Air Ambulance Charity

CYCLIST AIRLIFTED FROM STAFFORD RTC Wednesday 14th June 2017 – 9.15am

Thursday 15th June 2017

Location: Stafford

Date and time: Jun 14, 9:15 AM, 2018

A man was airlifted to a major trauma centre last night after he was involved in a road traffic collision.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Crooked Bridge Road and Prospect Road in Stafford at around 4.50pm yesterday (Tuesday). An ambulance, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulances from Cosford and Tatenhill attended; one had a MERIT trauma doctor on board. 

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “The emergency services arrived to find a cyclist and a car which had been in a collision. The cyclist, a man, was initially trapped underneath the car and, once freed, ambulance staff were able to fully assess his condition. The man had suffered multiple injuries which required advanced trauma care by the doctor and ambulance staff at the roadside. 

“The man’s condition was stabilised before he was airlifted to Royal Stoke University Hospital, a specialist major trauma centre, for further care.”

 

If you would like to find out how you can help make the next Midlands Air Ambulance Charity mission possible, please click here.

Previous Page Back to Staffordshire Next Page

Donate now to help fund the next mission
Donate now