Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision close to QE Hospital


A motorcyclist was injured when he was involved in a collision with a car in Harborne this morning (Wednesday 27th June).

The man, in his 60s, suffered a serious leg injury in the accident which happened in Metchley Lane, close to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.

A spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 7.04am to reports of a collision between a car and a motorcyclist. One ambulance was sent to the scene.”

A West Midlands Police spokeswoman confirmed that the road was closed for several hours while collision investigators worked at the scene. It has now re-opened.

The man remains in hospital.

Anyone with information is urged to call West Midlands Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on the 101 number or by email on

Photo courtesy Ann Lapin


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