10:47am Saturday 28th September 2013
AN investigation is under way after a collision in Dudley in which a man lost his life.
The incident happened at around 8.50pm last night (Friday 27 September) in The Parade in Dudley.
Police, who are not releasing the identity of the man, say he was hit by a vehicle which then drove away.
The man suffered fatal injuries and was declared dead at the scene.
Pc Jason Stacey, from West Midlands Police, said: “We believe a white flat-bed recovery style small lorry was in the area last night, carrying a dark coloured car on the back. We would appeal for the driver of that vehicle to contact us as they may have vital information as to how the collision occurred.”
Officers from the force’s Collision Investigation Unit are investigating and are appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101.
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