Small Heath crash leaves one woman dead and two injured
- 7 September 2013
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
One woman died and two others were injured when a car left the road and crashed into a group of pedestrians and a wall.
The crash happened in Heybarnes Road in Small Heath, Birmingham, at 12:50 BST, West Midlands Ambulance Service said.
Paramedics fought to save the woman but she was confirmed dead shortly afterwards.
A 21-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of dangerous driving, West Midlands Police said.
A four-year-old boy, two-year-old boy and a woman in her 20s were also taken to hospital.
The four-year-old is believed to have broken his pelvis and leg while the woman suffered facial injuries.
She was taken to Heartlands Hospital along with the two-year-old boy, who had suffered no apparent injuries.
The male driver of the car was uninjured in the crash.
The 21-year-old man, from Small Heath, was bailed by police pending further enquiries, a force spokesman confirmed.