A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, crews discovered a man, believed to be in his 40s, who had fallen from a quad bike whilst out riding.

“Ambulance staff quickly assessed the man and began treating him for head and arm injuries.

“He was anaesthetised before being flown to the University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire for further treatment.”

No-one else was involved or injured in the incident.