Two men have been killed and three seriously injured following a collision involving a Jeep and VW Golf. West Midlands Police officers were called to reports of an accident on the A41 Black Country New Road in Wednesbury, West Midlands near to Patent Shaft Roundabout at 10.30pm. The men, aged 21 and 37, were pronounced dead at the scene and their families have been informed. West Midlands Police were called to reports of the collision on the A41 Black Country New Road in Wednesbury, West Midlands near to Patent Shaft Roundabout at 10.30pm The two men, aged 21 and 37, were pronounced dead at the scene and their families have been informed A further three people sustained serious injuries and remain in hospital this morning following the crash between the black Jeep Cherokee and a black VW Golf. The road was closed in both directions between Patent Shaft Roundabout and Moxley Junction for several hours to allow investigators to examine the scene, but has since … [Read more...] about Two dead and three seriously injured in head-on crash between Jeep and VW Golf on Christmas party weekend near Birmingham
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Two men have been killed in a horror late-night crash that sent three other people to hospital with seriously injuries. The collision, involving a black Jeep Cherokee and a black VW Golf, happened in Wednesbury, in the West Midlands, at about 10.30pm on Friday, said police. The men, aged 21 and 37, were pronounced dead at the scene despite the emergency services' efforts to save them. The three survivors who were seriously injured remained in hospital on Saturday as West Midlands Police investigated the cause of the crash on the A41 Black Country New Road. Have you been affected by the incident? Email [email protected] The force closed the road for several hours. The families of the two men who died are being supported by specially trained officers. Police were investigating whether any additional vehicles were involved and urged potential witnesses, including those with dashcam footage, to come forward. A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: "An investigation has been … [Read more...] about Two dead and three seriously injured after horror late-night crash in Wednesbury
TWO died and three have been left seriously hurt in a horror late-night smash yesterday. The smash between a black Jeep and a VW Golf killed two men aged 21 and 37 in Wednesbury, West Midlands. Their families have been told and are being supported by specially trained officers. Three others are still in hospital following the shocking crash at about 10.30pm yesterday. Horrifying pictures from the Black Country New Road show the two cars destroyed in what looks like a head-on collision. The road was closed for several hours to allow cops to investigate, but has since reopened.Sergeant Alan Hands from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit said: "We're currently working to establish the circumstances surrounding the collision and whether any other vehicles were involved. "I'd ask that anyone who has information or witnessed what happened, in particular any motorists who were in the area and have dash cam footage to come forward and contact the investigation team." … [Read more...] about Two dead and three seriously injured after horrific late-night crash between car and Jeep
LONDON is experiencing a rise in violent crime, with 100 suspected murders in the capital since the start of the year. It meant, for the first time, that London's homicide rate momentarily overtook that of New York which has the virtually same population numbers. What is London's murder rate and when did it overtake New York? The London murder rate has hit 131 in 2018 so far. The latest killing was a man who was shot dead in Enfield on December 18. There were 116 murders in the capital during the whole of 2017. In that year New York had 286 - but that was its lowest since the 1950s.In 2018, NYC celebrated its first weekend without a murder or shooting in decades. Shootings are down two per cent on 2017. The city recorded 147 murders between January 1 and June 30, police data shows. During the same period London had 70 - less than half.This means that the NYC figures are higher than London. However, at the beginning of 2018 it was reported that the crimewave in the UK capital was … [Read more...] about London murder rate 2018 – how many murders have there been so far & which city has the world’s highest murder rate?
A violent brawl broke out at a concert after a teen gangster 'linked to the Rebels' is killed in a dramatic police chase after he allegedly robbed a house and stole a ute from Movie World. Logan Dreier, 18, was one of three suspects who allegedly broke into a house in Maudsland on the Gold Coast at 9am on Friday. Police were called to the residence, but Dreier and a 17-year-old boy fled to Movie World where they stole a Toyota Hilux V6 ute which led to a 30-minute chase with police. Dreier allegedly lost control of the ute and crashed it into a pole which caused it to roll onto its side in the coastal suburb of Southport in the Gold Coast, 17kms away from the popular theme park. He was involved in the 'Street Team Brotherhood 4209' low-level street gang, which allegedly has ties to the Rebel Outlaw Motorcycle Gang. The announcement of his death caused a violent brawl at the Parkwood Tavern where his friends were attending a concert. Logan … [Read more...] about Vicious brawl breaks out after teen gangster ‘linked to the Rebels outlaw bikie gang’ is killed in a dramatic police chase after stealing a ute from Movie World