Air ambulance called after twovehicle crash closes A34

first_imgGet the biggest Daily stories by emailSubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribingSee our privacy noticeCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailThe Midlands Air Ambulance has been called to the scene of a serious two-car crash on the A34. Emergency services were called to Darlaston Island, where the A34 meets the A51, at around 8.52am following the collision between a car and a van. Two fire crews, from Stone and Longton, have cut one casualty free from a vehicle and they are being assessed by paramedics. Traffic monitoring company Inrix report the road is currently closed northbound while the incident is dealt with. A Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “Stone and Longton crews have cut free a casualty from a vehicle after a two-car collision on the A34 near Darlaston roundabout. Read MoreTaxi driver sustains head injury after 3-on-1 attack at Morrisons petrol station “The road remains closed, please avoid the area.” A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called at 8.52am to the junction of the A51 and the A34 following reports of a collision between a car and van. “One ambulance and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford attended the scene and paramedics are currently treating one patient.” A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: Officers were called to a report of a road traffic collision involving two cars on the A34 just before 9am this morning. “A man suffered a head injury and colleagues from Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service and air ambulance arrived at the scene. “Officers are still at the scene assisting with traffic.” Want to tell us about something going on where you live? Let us know – Tweet us @SOTLive or message us on our Facebook page . And if you have pictures to share, tag us on Instagram at StokeonTrentLive .last_img

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