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28th Jun, 2022

Motorcyclist seriously injured after crash near Rugby

A MOTORCYCLIST has suffered serious injuries after a crash near Rugby yesterday (Tuesday April 27).

A motorbike and a car collided near the junction of the A5 and Newton Manor Lane at around 4.15pm.

The Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance, two ambulances and a paramedic officer rushed to the scene. An off-duty technician from East Midlands Ambulance Service also provided aid after coming across the collision.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived at the scene of the collision to find the motorcyclist, a man, with potentially life changing injuries.

“Crews administered trauma care to the man before being conveyed to University Hospital Coventry via air ambulance for further emergency care.”

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