15th Nov, 2019

Pensioner seriously hurt in Hanley Castle crash

Worcester Editorial 8th Dec, 2014 Updated: 19th Oct, 2016

AN ELDERLY woman was left with serious injuries following a collision between two cars.

The crash occurred on The Rhydd, near Hanley Castle, about 4.15pm yesterday (Sunday).

An ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic officer and an off duty paramedic attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars that had been in a serious collision.

“The driver of one car, a woman believed to be 80-years-old, suffered serious lower leg and sternum injuries.

“The woman received emergency treatment by paramedics whilst she was released from the car as the doors were jammed shut due to crash damage.

“The woman’s condition was stabilised and she was transferred by ambulance to Worcestershire Royal Hospital for further treatment.

“No other person was injured in the crash.”


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