North Staffordshire Basics

RTC - A53 Staffordshire Moorlands

Saturday 19th May 2012

Two people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in upper Hulme, Leek, overnight. .

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the A53 Buxton Road at approximately 1.45am.

Three ambulances, an incident support officer, paramedic in a rapid response vehicle and a BASICS doctor were sent to the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival at the scene crews found a two car collision.

“Ambulance crews treated one male in his twenties for serious leg injuries. A second male, thought to be in his twenties, received minor chest and abdominal injuries.

“The patients were conveyed to University Hospital North Staffordshire for further assessment and treatment.”