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Police launch investigation after man dies in Oldbury
10:02am Monday 7th October 2013 in Local
POLICE have launched an investigation after a man died in an Oldbury after being run over on Saturday night.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "Officers were called to Wolverhampton Road near to Brandhall Lane junction just after 9.30pm following reports of a man in collision with a car.
"It appears from witnesses that the man may have just left a bus minutes before the collision."
The 54-year-old was taken to hospital with serious injuries and despite the best efforts of medical staff he died a short time later.
The road was closed whilst emergency services investigated the circumstances around the collision and was re-opened 2am.
Officers from the collision investigation unit are appealing to anyone who saw the collision or the movements of the man before the collision to call them by dialling 101.
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