Driver dies as lorry crashes into British Legion club

A lorry driver has died after the truck he was driving crashed into the Royal British Legion Club in Wednesbury.

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Pictures: Lorry crash at Black Country social club

This was the scene when a milk lorry veered off the road and ploughed into the side of a Royal British Legion club in Sandwell.

The driver of the lorry died at the scene, but nobody else was injured.

The lorry crashed into the club shortly before 8pm yesterday Credit: ITV News Central

Emergency services were called to the scene around 8pm yesterday after the lorry smashed into the side of the club, at the junction of High Bullen and Church Hill, Wednesbury.

Around 15 people were inside at the time.

The lorry embedded itself in the wall of the club Credit: ITV News Central
Some of the damage done to the club Credit: ITV News Central

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