Three cars involved in serious collision in Brinklow

The accident was near Brinklow
The accident was near Brinklow

A man has been treated for serious injuries after an accident involving three vehicles near Brinklow yesterday afternoon (Tuesday).

Fire and ambulance crews were called to an accident in Brinklow Road at 4.15pm.

It took place in Brinklow Road near Coombe Fields, just outside Brinklow.

One casualty was released from a vehicle and was in care of the ambulance service.

Four ambulances, a rapid response vehicle and a paramedic officer attended the scene.

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

“The man driving one car suffered serious head, chest and abdominal injuries. The man, believed to be in his 60’s, received emergency treatment at the scene by ambulance crews and he was transferred by ambulance to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire for further emergency treatment.

“A woman and her young daughter, travelling in the second car both received treatment at the scene for minor injuries and were transferred to the same hospital by ambulance.

“Two men travelling in the third car were treated at the scene and transferred to UHCW for further treatment. A third man travelling in the car was discharged at the scene after treatment. All the men were believed to be in their late teens.”