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Car smashes through shop front on Knowle High Street

A road remains partially closed tonight after a car ploughed into a shop front on Knowle High Street.

Police were called to the scene near the junction of Station Road Credit: Twitter / @Red_Watch_Sol

Police were called to the scene around 8.45pm after the grey saloon car drove into a One Stop near the junction of Station Road, smashing into double doors.

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.

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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.