A woman from Leicester has had part of her leg severed after a New York taxi mounted the pavement and hit her. Sian Green was taken to hospital in a critical condition and is thought to be having surgery on her other leg.
Witnesses say the cab swerved to avoid a cyclist. They've described using a dog-leash and a belt to help keep Ms Green alive.
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Fine and dry with some sunshine during the day. Feeling warm with light winds. Dry with clear spells overnight.
Dry with patchy cloud and sunny spells. Winds will continue to ease away through the day.
Temperatures are climbing over the coming days and humidity is increasing but will it actually be a heatwave in The Midlands?