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Runaway wallaby spotted by drivers

Wallaby at the side of the road in Knowle. Credit: James Attree
Wallaby jumps out in front of a car in Knowle. Credit: James Attree

Police were called out after a wallaby was spotted hopping along Old Green Lane in Knowle near Solihull last night at about 11.45pm.

The animal had reportedly escaped from its pen. Police informed the owner who collected it from the roadside.


Six injured in car crash

Six people have been injured in a crash involving two cars and a tree in Knowle, near Solihull.

Emergency services were called to the scene just before 16:00 yesterday afternoon.

All six people, including two children, were taken to Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.