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Motorcyclist airlfited to major trauma centre following Shrewsbury collision

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to a major trauma centre after a collision on the A49 in Shrewsbury this afternoon.

The Midlands Air Ambulance Photo: MAA Charity
The Midlands Air Ambulance. Photo: MAA Charity

The collision happened at around 12.22pm at Upper Battlefield and involved a car and a motorcycle.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “The motorcyclist, a man, was given trauma care at the scene by the team of ambulance staff for potentially serious injuries.

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“He was airlifted to Royal Stoke University Hospital for further emergency care.

“The car driver, a woman, was assessed but didn’t require further treatment by ambulance staff and was discharged on scene.”

An ambulance, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford with a MERIT trauma doctor and critical care paramedic on board attended the scene.

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