Three men were hurt after an early-morning crash in the Black Country. Emergency services rushed to the scene in Oldbury after reports of a two-car smash this morning, Tuesday, June 28.
Paramedics treated two people injured in the collision before taking them to Sandwell General Hospital for further checks. Their injuries were not thought to be serious, West Midlands Ambulance Service said.
A third man was treated for minor injuries before being discharged at the scene following the crash, which happened at 6.15am in New Birmingham Road. A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called to reports of a two-car road traffic collision on New Birmingham Road at 6.15am.
“Two ambulances and a paramedic officer attended the scene. On arrival we discovered three male patients.
“Two of whom received treatment for injuries not believed to be serious before being taken to Sandwell Hospital for further assessment. The third man was assessed and treated for minor injuries and discharged at the scene.”
Traffic monitoring service Inrix said there was queuing traffic from Portway Road to Hilton Road following the collision.