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Six hurt in Oldbury bus and car collision

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Image caption The collision happened at the junction of Langley Green Road and Causeway Green Road in Oldbury on Saturday night

Six people have been hurt, two seriously, following a collision between a bus and a car.

A woman in her 30s and two boys in the car were taken to hospital suffering head, chest and pelvic injuries.

Three people travelling on the bus - a woman, a seven-year-old girl and a man in his 20s - went to hospital with minor injuries. The driver was unhurt.

The collision occurred at the junction of Langley Green Road and Causeway Green Road, Oldbury at about 20:00 GMT.

West Midlands Ambulance Service said the boys in the car were believed to be 11-years-old.

"The woman suffered serious head, chest and pelvic injuries. The one boy suffered serious leg injuries with the second boy suffering pelvic injuries," a spokesman said.

"All three received emergency treatment at the scene and the woman was then transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Major trauma unit, with the two boys being transferred to Birmingham Children's Hospital, all in separate ambulances.

"A woman and a seven-year-old girl received treatment and were transferred by response car to Sandwell Hospital.

"A man in his 20s also received treatment for minor injuries and decided to make his own way to hospital with a friend."

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