A motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital after his bike mounted the pavement and smashed into a gate.
The crash happened in Gorsebrook Road, Dunstall, Wolverhampton shortly after 6.30pm yesterday evening.
An ambulance, a responder paramedic, a paramedic area support officer, a trauma doctor and the Midlands Air Ambulance attended the scene.
West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman Claire Brown said: “Crews arrived on scene to find a man, believed to be in his 20s, who had come off his motorcycle after reportedly mounting the pavement and colliding with a gate.
"The man sustained a head injury, a suspected pelvic injury and leg injuries. The crews and the doctor administered pain relief before they immobilised him with a neck collar and spinal board.
"The man was transferred by ambulance to the awaiting helicopter which had landed a short distance away on a piece of open land near to Dunstall Park racecourse.
"Once on board the aircraft, the man was airlifted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. Medics were pre alerted to the arrival of the man who was said to be in a stable condition."