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A boy has suffered critical injuries after a collision with a bus yesterday afternoon in West Bromwich.
It happened at about 3.50pm in Crankhall Lane. Emergency services arrived at the scene within eight minutes of the call.
On arrival, crews found a boy, of about 11 years, under a bus. He had suffered multiple serious injuries.
“The crews worked with the doctor to stabilise his condition, which was critical, at the scene before he was taken on blue lights to Birmingham Children’s Hospital with the doctor travelling with the ambulance crew.
“No-one on the bus was hurt.”
Two teenagers was taken to hospital after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed on a bus at rush-hour.Read the full story ›
A 13 year-old boy is on police bail after being arrested in relation to the horrifying killer clown craze.
Police arrested the schoolboy after he allegedly grabbed a 14-year-old on New Swan Lane in West Bromwich wearing a clown mask.
The teenager was arrested and later bailed.
The man claimed to be from the water board and said the water would be switched off if he didn't carry out checks inside.Read the full story ›
A mystery ticket holder from West Bromwich has just 24 hours to come forward as the rightful owner of a £1 million EuroMillions jackpot.Read the full story ›
A rare eel has been discovered in a waterway in West Bromwich - after swimming 3,500 miles from Bermuda.Read the full story ›
One lane is closed due to people slowing to look at accident on M5 Southbound between J1 A41 / A4252 / Birmingham Road (West Bromwich / Birmingham) and J2 A4123 (Oldbury / Birmingham).
Lane three (of three) was closed as smoke was blowing across the carriageway.
The M5 northbound carriageway is blocked after a car spun into the central barrier in the West Midlands, causing a multi-car pile-up.
The smash happened on Sunday evening between J2 A4123 (Oldbury / Birmingham) and J1 A41 / A4252 / Birmingham Road (West Bromwich / Birmingham).
One lane has also been closed on the southbound carriageway due to debris on the road, with police warning of delays as people "slow down to look at the accident".
A comedian from West Bromwich has won the funniest joke of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.Read the full story ›