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Boy trapped between car and shop front dies

The crash scene in Cape Hill, Smethwick
The boy was trapped between the car and the shop

A 15-year-old boy who was trapped against a shop front in Smethwick by a crashed car has died of his injuries.

The crash happened on Saturday morning in Cape Hill, police said.

The boy was airlifted to hospital where he died at 1730 BST. A female was also taken to hospital with serious injuries, West Midlands Police said.

The driver, a 28-year-old man from Evesham, Worcestershire, was arrested and bailed. Anyone with information has been asked to call the police.

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