Woman cut free from car after collision with tree in Warwick

Picture courtesy of West Midlands Ambulance Service.
Picture courtesy of West Midlands Ambulance Service.

A driver was cut free from her car after it collided with a tree in Warwick.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Haywood Road shortly before 8.35am yesterday (Monday).

A paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer in a rapid response vehicle and an ambulance crew attended.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The driver, a woman in her 40s, had a suspected broken wrist. “She was also experiencing back and neck pain which meant she had to be cut free from her car.

“She was given pain relief and was immobilised with the use of a spinal board and neck collar and was taken to Warwick Hospital.”