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HGV collapses on man near Hobs Hole Lane and Back Lane junction in Aldridge, Walsall

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A MAN was taken to hospital after a HGV collapsed on him in Walsall this morning (Tuesday, January 10). The man, aged in his 60s, suffered injuries to his shoulder and jaw and was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital after the incident in Aldridge. A spokesperson for West Midlands Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 11.09am to reports of a man who was trapped underneath a HGV in a field near to the junction of Hobs Hole Lane and Back Lane in Aldridge.

“We sent an ambulance, a community paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, a paramedic area support officer and the West Midlands CARE team to the scene. “A man, believed to be in his 60s, had become trapped underneath the trailer of a stationary lorry, it appears whilst trying to move it. He was partially trapped but had been freed by the time our staff arrived.

“He was treated for a shoulder injury and a fractured jaw before being taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.”

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