Driver breaks hip in crash
A DRIVER suffered a broken hip after his car hit a lamppost in Coventry yesterday.
A paramedic who was passing by stopped at the crash at the junction of Gayer Street and Old Church Road just after 12.30pm.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “The 21-year-old driver sustained a leg injury and a suspected fractured pelvis in the collision.
“The paramedic and ambulance crew administered pain relief and oxygen to the man while firefighters carefully freed him from the wreckage.”