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Wolverhampton e-scooter rider ‘critical’ and passenger seriously injured in crash


A e-scooter rider is fighting for his life after a crash that left a his passenger seriously injured.

The pair were involved in a collision with a VW Golf in Prestwood Road, Wolverhampton, on Saturday, June 12.

Emergency services – including the Midlands Air Ambulance – raced to the scene, near New Cross Hospital, at 3.25pm.

Medics treated the 20-year-old man riding the e-scooter for a serious head injury before taking him to hospital. He is said to be in a critical condition.

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The 19-year-old woman, who is believed to have been a passenger on the e-scooter was also seriously injured.

Police say the woman driving the VW Golf was not hurt.

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