Witness plea after motorcyclist dies in Coventry Road incident - The Solihull Observer

Witness plea after motorcyclist dies in Coventry Road incident

Solihull Editorial 25th Aug, 2021 Updated: 25th Aug, 2021   0

A MOTORCYCLIST has died following a collision with a stationary car in Sheldon in Tuesday evening.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 9.15pm to reports of the incident on Coventry Road and sent two ambulances, two paramedic officers, a BASICS emergency doctor and a critical care paramedic to the scene.

The 41-year-old motorcyclist had suffered serious injuries and was sadly confirmed dead at the scene.

The driver of the car, a man in his 40s, was taken to hospital as a precaution. He is assisting police with their enquiries.

Sergeant Mark Crozier, from the force’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said:  “Our thoughts are with the man’s family and friends, as his family are being supported by specialist officers.

“Our investigations are very much ongoing to identify how this collision happened. We are also asking for anyone in the area at the time, or anyone with dash cam footage to contact us as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information should email [email protected] or contact us via Live Chat on our website. You can also ring 101 or Crimstoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting log 3673 of 24/08.


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