Two men have received trauma care by ambulance staff before being taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in the Moorlands.
West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the junction of Draycott Cross Road and Cheadle Road Draycot- in-the-Moors shortly before 1pm yesterday afternoon (Wednesday April 17).
An ambulance, two paramedics and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Tatenhill responded to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived to find a collision involving a motorcyclist, a van and a lorry.
“The male motorcyclist sustained a number of injuries and received trauma care on scene before being airlifted to Royal Stoke University Hospital.”
The spokeswoman added that ambulance staff worked closely with fire colleagues on scene to carefully extricate the male van driver from his vehicle following the collision.
He was assessed and treated on scene by ambulance staff before being taken by land ambulance on blue lights to the same hospital for further checks