Motorcyclist seriously injured in Willenhall crash

A motorcyclist has suffered multiple serious injuries after a crash with a car.

 The rider, a man in his 40s, was taken on blue lights to the major trauma centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham after the crash which happened at the junction of Anson Road and Bentley Road North in Willenhall shortly after 4pm yesterday.
Two ambulances, a paramedic officer, the Midlands Air Ambulance Critical Care Car and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, ambulance staff found the rider some distance from the collision. Both the bike and car had been damaged.
“The rider, a man in his 40s had suffered multiple serious injuries. He was assessed and treated at the scene before being taken on blue lights by land ambulance to the major trauma centre at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham; the doctor and critical care paramedic from the aircraft travelled with the ambulance crew.
“A woman in her 60s who was the front seat passenger in the car was assessed at the scene but was discharged after treatment. The driver was unhurt.”
West Midlands Police has been asked to comment.