Driver hurt as lorry rolls over at Festival Island

01/06 Updated: 01/06 11:38

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Buy photos » The driver was trapped in his cab. Picture courtesy of West Midlands Ambulance Service.

A LORRY driver was taken to hospital after his HGV ended up on its side.

It rolled over on Festival Island off the A46 near Leaf Lane at 1pm on Thursday.

The driver, who was in his 50s, was trapped in the cab and had suffered a dislocated shoulder and a nasty cut to his elbow.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: "Crews worked with the fire service to release him from the vehicle by removing the windshield."

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