Teenager released over Great Barr dog walker car crash

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Collision in Great Barr
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Officers released footage of the incident

A teenage boy who was arrested after a dog walker was struck by a car and her pet killed in a hit-and-run crash has been released pending further investigations.

The woman, who survived, and the dog, Millie, were hit in Doe Bank Lane, Great Barr, at 17:00 BST on 22 July.

The 17-year-old was held on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving, but has now been released.

Police said footage they shared had been watched by millions of people.

A spokeswoman for the force said: "He has been released pending further investigations as our inquiries continue."

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