23rd Mar, 2017

Six taken to hospital after serious A46 crash

Ian Hughes 31st Jan, 2017

SIX people were taken to hospital, one in a serious condition, after a two car crash on the outskirts of Warwick

It happened on Sunday evening around 7.30pm on the southbound A46 just before the Birmingham Road junction.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, crews found two cars that had suffered significant damage and had come to rest on the verge next to trees and bushes.

“A 29 year old woman from one of the cars had been helped from the vehicle and was lying on the grass nearby. She had potentially serious injuries and was immobilised before being taken to the major trauma centre at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire.

“Five others received less serious injuries and were taken to Warwick Hospital.”

A 36 year old-man was suffering neck pain and an injury to his forehead; a 32 year old-man had cuts to his chin and elbow, together, with neck and chest pain; a 13 year old-girl was complaining of a head injury; and a 15 year old-girl suffered a broken ankle, and a head injury.