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Adam Jones hit-and-run: Man arrested over crash death

Adam Jones Image copyright West Midlands Police
Image caption Adam Jones, 15, from Wednesbury, died when he was hit by a car while crossing a road in West Bromwich

A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a West Midlands teenager died in a hit-and-run crash.

Adam Jones, 15, from Wednesbury, died when he was hit by a car while crossing a road in West Bromwich at about 19:30 BST on 26 March.

The driver abandoned the car and ran off without calling for help.

A 21-year-old man who was arrested has been released on bail while enquiries continue, police said.

Police released pictures of the bright blue Bora involved in the crash and said they had been "overwhelmed" by the information they received.

Image copyright West Midlands Police
Image caption Pictures of the car, a blue Volkswagen Bora, were shown at West Bromwich's fixture against QPR

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