Police tweet witness appeal after fatal hit & run


An 80-year-old woman who was injured in a non-stop collision in Yardley yesterday has died. A man, 26, was last night arrested.


The 26-year-old attended a police station in Birmingham last night and was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.


Investigating officers continue to appeal for witnesses to the collision, which happened on Coventry Rd at 11.30am on Saturday. Call 101.


Pensioner dies after hit & run

An 80-year-old woman has died after being knocked down in a hit & run in the Yardley area of Birmingham. A 26-year-old man has been arrested.