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Walsall coach and cars crash: Three injured

The scene, courtesy of West Midlands Ambulance Service
Image caption Crews were called to the scene of the crash at about 21:00 BST

Three people have been taken to hospital after a collision involving a coach and two cars in Walsall.

Crews were called to the junction of Birmingham Road and Charlemont Road on Sunday night, where the coach had collided with a Mini and a Porsche.

The driver of the Porsche was said to have serious injuries and the female driver of the Mini had abdominal pain.

Five coach passengers were assessed by medical staff. It is not known how many people were on board.

'Passengers discharged'

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said the driver of the Porsche Boxter, a woman in her 20s, suffered a pelvic injury and was taken to Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

The woman driving the Mini, aged in her 30s, was taken to Walsall Manor Hospital following the collision, which happened at about 21:00 BST.

Two female and three male passengers were assessed at the scene with one of the women refusing further hospital treatment.

A sixth passenger, a man in his 70s, was suffering from back pain and taken to Sandwell Hospital for further assessment.

The rest were discharged, the spokesman added.

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