A total of 456 were involved in accidents responding to emergency calls since 2013.

The figures, obtained through a freedom of information (FOI) request, are for 2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16 relating to West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) ambulances which have been involved in an accident or collision when responding to an emergency call.

For 2014/15 there were 185, some 55 more than the 130 in 2013/14.

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