Women hit by car in Wolverhampton city centre

Two women were hit by a car in Wolverhampton city centre today, leaving one with serious injuries and sparking the closure of a busy road.

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Police at the scene this afternoon

Paramedics said the 51-year-old woman had head and leg injuries and had been taken to the major trauma unit at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital .

Another woman, aged 19, was treated for minor injuries after crash, which happened at around 1.20pm and involved a grey Renault Megane.

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Police at the scene this afternoon
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Police at the scene this afternoon

A section of Pipers Row, near the intersection of Queen Street, remained closed until around 4pm.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact police on 101.

No arrests have been made.