Air Ambulance sent to Bonehill Road incident

Thursday, 27th December 2018

EMERGENCY Services, including an Air Ambulance, descended on the area of the canal at Bonehill Road this afternoon (Thursday), due to a ‘medical emergency’.

Readers of Tamworth Informed had reported to us that they had seen a number of police vehicles, a fire engine and ambulances in the area shortly after 1.00pm.

A spokesperson for West Midlands Ambulance Service has told Tamworth Informed:

“We were called at 1.10pm to Bonehill Road to reports of a medical emergency. One ambulance, a paramedic officer and the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance attended the scene.

“On arrival, we discovered one male patient in a critical condition. Following specialist trauma care at the scene, the man was transferred to Good Hope Hospital for further assessment.”

At Tamworth Informed, we wish the male a speedy recovery.