Police are searching for a driver who was involved in a crash in which an 83-year-old man from Coventry died.
It happened on the northbound carriageway of the M42 between junctions 10 and 11 shortly before 9:00pm last night.
Officers say the driver of a Peugeot 307 is reported to have left the scene on foot.
A 74-year-old woman is currently in a critical condition in hospital.
Police are appealing for witnesses.