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Biker dies in crash

A MOTORCYCLIST died at the scene of a road crash in Sheldon earlier this week

A MOTORCYCLIST died at the scene of a road crash in Sheldon earlier this week

The biker, who has not been named, was involved in a collision with a car on Tuesday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to Granby Avenue at around 12.25pm but couldn’t save the man.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “The man riding the motorcycle suffered multiple serious injuries and was in traumatic cardiac arrest.

“Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of ambulance crews and the BASICS Doctor at the scene nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.”

The car driver was thought to be in shock and was checked over at the scene but did not need hospital treatment.

 

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