A38 Aston Expressway closed after police crash
- 3 May 2014
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
A major arterial road was closed following a crash involving a police car and another vehicle.
West Midlands Police said officers were trying to detain a man who was running along the A38 Aston Expressway, which links the M6 with central Birmingham.
A Seat Ibiza collided with the police car. An officer and the Seat driver were taken to hospital.
Police said a man was detained and the road reopened at 08:00 BST after being closed for three hours.
The force said the Seat driver sustained minor injuries, while the officer had been discharged.