Eight people injured in Walsall crash

A family of six were among eight people taken to hospital following a crash in Walsall.

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The aftermath of the crash, in a picture tweeted by West Midlands Ambulance Service specialist trauma paramedic Jim Hancox (@wmasjimhancox)

The two-car crash happened in Darlaston Road at 9.30pm on Friday night.

A man in his 30s was treated for chest injuries and taken to Walsall Manor Hospital.

A woman, also in her 30s and in the same car, was trapped for almost an hour before being taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital with pelvic injuries.

A family of two adults and four children in the second car suffered minor injuries and were taken to Sandwell General Hospital for further assessment and treatment.