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Two lanes are closed with slow traffic due to an accident between Junction 5 A41 / A4141 (Solihull / Knowle) and J4 A34 / A3400 (Shirley / Dorridge).
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Four people have been injured after a car collided with pedestrians before hitting a house in Solihull.
Police were called to White House Way just before 3.10pm this afternoon.
Four men including the driver have been taken to hospital. Two of the men have sustained life threatening injuries.
Chief Inspector Kerry Blakeman, said: "We are in the process of establishing the circumstances around today's incident and are speaking to a number of witnesses at the scene. Four people have been injured and we will be notifying their families as soon as we can."
One lane is closed and there is slow traffic due to an accident on the M6 Northbound between Junction 5 A452 (Castle Bromwich) and Junction 6 A38(M). There is also congestion on the M6 to Junction 4a M42.
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Police are appealing for information to find a 28-year-old man who has not been seen for over two weeks.
Ashley Wadlow has been missing from his home Shirley, Solihull since Wednesday, October 12, when he was last seen by a friend.
Ashley is described as a white man, around 5ft 7ins tall, he has the letters JW tattooed on the left side of his neck and has short brown hair.
Police are urgently trying to trace him:
We urgently need to trace Ashley and would urge anyone who has seen him to contact us. We need to make sure he is safe and well please call 101 with any information.
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