Wolverhampton crash kills passenger and injures five

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Junction of the B4161 and York AvenueImage source, Google
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The crash happened at the junction of the B4161 and York Avenue

A man has died in a two-car crash in Wolverhampton.

The 23-year-old victim was a passenger in a Volkswagen Golf that crashed with a BMW in Finchfield Road at about 18:50 BST on Wednesday.

A 29-year-old airlifted to hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

The two adults and two children in the BMW suffered minor injuries and were taken to New Cross Hospital.

The arrested man was treated for a leg injury and a suspected pelvic injury and taken to Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

A bystander was treated for shock and taken to New Cross following the crash at the junction of the B4161 and York Avenue.

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