A lorry driver has been seriously injured following a collision involving a van on Pershore Road South at around 6.35AM this morning (31/08). 

A spokesperson from West Midlands Ambulance Service, said: “On arrival at the scene, crews discovered the lorry driver, a man in his 40s, receiving excellent first aid from bystanders. The patient was outside of his lorry at the time of the collision.

“He received specialist trauma care for multiple injuries he had suffered, including a serious leg injury.

“He was immobilised and given pain relief before being taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham on blue lights and sirens. The doctor travelled on the back of the ambulance to help continue treatment en-route to hospital.

“The van driver, a man, was treated for minor injuries before being discharged at the scene.”

The road was cordoned off whilst officers from the West Midlands Police collision investigation until dealt with the incident. 

Please call WMP on 101 if you have ANY information. 

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