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Man hung off windscreen as van stolen in Coventry

Junction of Caludon Road and Swan Lane, Coventry Image copyright Google Maps
Image caption Officers were called to the junction of Caludon Road and Swan Lane to reports of a man hanging from the windscreen of a white van

A man has been left with critical injuries after trying to stop a van being stolen.

The injured man hung off the windscreen of a white Transit van but it was driven off, leaving him injured on the ground, police said. His condition is said to be life-threatening.

The incident happened at the junction of Caludon Road and Swan Lane in Coventry during the early afternoon.

Any witnesses should contact West Midlands Police or Crimestoppers.

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