Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after collision with car near Rugby

The air ambulance was also sent to the scene

West Midlands Ambulance Service said they found the man with "potentially life-changing injuries" after the crash between a car and a motorbike at 4.15pm yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) off the A5 near to Newton.
West Midlands Ambulance Service said they found the man with "potentially life-changing injuries" after the crash between a car and a motorbike at 4.15pm yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) off the A5 near to Newton.

A motorcyclist has suffered serious injuries after a collision near Rugby.

West Midlands Ambulance Service said they found the man with "potentially life-changing injuries" after the crash between a car and a motorbike at 4.15pm yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) off the A5 near to Newton.

The Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance was also sent to the scene.

An off-duty technician from East Midlands Ambulance Service was also on scene rendering aid after coming across the collision.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Crews arrived at the scene of the collision to find the motorcyclist, a man, with potentially life-changing injuries.

“Crews administered trauma care to the man before being conveyed to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire via air ambulance for further emergency care.”