Boy dies in collision in Erdington

Police have launched an inquiry into a crash after a boy died following a collision in Erdington last night.

It happened on Court Lane just after 9.10pm on Easter Monday.

The child was rushed to hospital where he later died.

The driver of a blue Vauxhall Vectra, which was involved, was interviewed voluntarily after the incident.

The child's family were at the hospital and are being supported by specially trained family liaison officers.